Harvard crypto skeptic calls Bitcoin a ‘hedge against dystopia’

Harvard crypto skeptic calls Bitcoin a ‘hedge against dystopia’

Harvard professor Kenneth Rogoff says that he doesn't see Bitcoin succeeding, barring extenuating circumstances. Often touted as a store of value or hedge asset, Bitcoin (BTC) has gained significant mainstream adoption over the past several months. Kenneth Rogoff, a public policy and economics professor at Harvard University, doubts the asset’s success, however. "I can see Bitcoin being used in failed states,” Rogoff said in a Bloomberg interview on Thursday, adding:“It's conceivable, you know, it could have some use in a dystopian future, but I think the governments are not going to allow....


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