Blockchains

Publications

, The Hill
Will the Federal Reserve have a monopoly in digital currencies?
Alex J. Pollock

Cryptocurrencies started out with a libertarian desire to give people an alternative to national money, thereby escaping government power to depreciate their fiat currencies through inflation. Many…

, Markets Insider
Former FHLB Chicago President and CEO, Alex J. Pollock, named Finzat Block Senior Advisor
Alex J. Pollock

From Markets Insider:
Finzat Block LLC., a Block One Capital portfolio company, announced that Alex J. Pollock has become a Senior Advisor to the firm.  Mr. Pollock, former President and CEO of the…

, The Mike Muse Show
The Mike Muse Show Ep: Cryptocurrency, bitcoin, blockchain with Akon
Caleb Watney

From The Mike Muse Show:

Caleb Watney joined the Mike Muse Show to talk about the intersection of policy, cryptocurrency, and culture joining musical artist Akon,…

, AEI
Cryptocurrencies and blockchain: Techno-gold or fool’s gold?
Luke Hammerman

A group of economic policy experts met at AEI on Monday to discuss the regulatory challenges that bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies pose.

Alex J. Pollock of the R Street Institute started by…

, Forbes
Ukraine is silently leading a digital currency revolution
Ben Carnes

There’s a witticism sometimes used among Ukrainians: “may you be forced to survive only on your official salary.” The quip is both a tongue-in-cheek nod to the endemic corruption that is a…

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