Guy's Take #44 - Bitcoin is Not What you Think it is
Apr 6 2021 • 1hr 9m
• Great societies are a result of great money
• Money is more foundational than language
• Prices are not arbitrary
• The nature of time
• Money is a tool of information
• Proof of work in ancient history
...And so much more in today’s Guy’s Take!
The many recommended works to dig deeper:
Applying Economics to American History (Tom Woods)
Shelling Out: The Origins of Money
The Island of Stone Money
Bitcoin is Time
On Network Effects, Shelling Points, & Lindy
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Excellent stuff my man! Thanks for helping me get my learn on 🤙🏿
Amazing listen. The information about the foundations of money is the best I have heard. I will listen again. So many points were made that I want committed to memory.
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