Stanford Seminar – Can We Mitigate Cryptocurrencies’ Externalities

David Rosenthal February 9, 2022 Bitcoin is notorious for consuming as much electricity as the Netherlands, but there are around 10,000 other cryptocurrencies, most using similar infrastructure and thus also in aggregate consuming unsustainable amounts of electricity. This is far from the only externality the cryptocurrency mania imposes upon the world. Among the others are …

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