The future of cryptocurrency

The future of cryptocurrency

Graphic by Alexis Will On Sept. 7, 2017, the president of the European Central Bank, Mario Draghi, rejected a proposal by Estonia for a state-issued cryptocurrency. At the same time, according to the BBC, China is ordering the shutdown of Bitcoin exchanges in the country. At Texas A&M, researchers are producing cryptocurrency research that will guide the future responses from national governments. Various Texas A&M research teams are exploring different aspects of Bitcoin from the possibility of a “bubble,” to the price fluctuations and technical issues created by the increased number of transactions. Bitcoin is an open-source, peer-to-peer digital […]

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