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The Prospect podcast #46—sci-fi currencies and the philosophy of money

What if your money could think for itself? Eric Lonergan joined the Prospect team to discuss

By Prospect Team  

This week it’s Eric Lonergan, the financier, economist and philosopher of money. Listeners will remember last year’s Bitcoin boom and bust but what next for cryptocurrencies? One day your coins may be able to decide how they are spent. Would that make the world a better place?

Plus: Sameer Rahim on VS Naipaul and Alex Dean on the WTO.

Listen to previous episodes here. 

Read Lonergan’s recent essay in Prospect here.

       

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