InvestCEE co-founder and editor, Prof. Chris Ball discusses what bitcoin is and how it works in a local podcast with Cheshire (Pod) Cast crew.
The episode can be found here: https://cheshirecast.libsyn.com/what-is-cryptocurrency-anyway
The conversation runs a wide range of topics from what currency is in general to what makes bitcoin and cryptocurrencies unique. Prof Ball explains the basics of monetary economics and then discusses why blockchain is the real innovation of interest around Bitcoin.
Chris Ball is Associate Professor of Economics at Quinnipiac University where he also holds the Szechenyi Chair in International Economics and serves as Director of the Central European Institute.