Niall Ferguson On Bitcoin And Financial Evolution – Bitcoin Magazine

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On this episode of Bitcoin Magazine“Bitcoin In Asia,” Niall Ferguson joins John Riggins to host a wide-ranging talk about Bitcoin and the evolution of finance.

Ferguson is the Milbank Senior Family Fellow at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution, senior faculty fellow of the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard University and a visiting professor at Tsinghua University, Beijing. He is also the author of 15 books, including “The Ascent of Money” and writes a regular column for Bloomberg Opinion.

In this episode, Ferguson discussed his recent Bloomberg a piece “Bitcoin Is Winning the Covid-19 Monetary Revolution” and discussed the history of financial evolution, including how the current iteration of that evolution plays out between China and the US and how it looks at Bitcoin in that context . He also discussed the qualities that make Bitcoin a significant development and the wider importance of devolution and sovereignty.

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Learn more about Ferguson through his website and Twitter account.

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John Riggins

John is based in Shanghai, China and is Head of Operations, Asia Pacific for BTC Media.