Divendres, 20 Setembre 2019
European Central Bank’s President, (ECB) Mario Draghi, has stated in a session of #AskDraghi, that either regulate or ban Bitcoin (BTC) is “not his job.” In a round of critiques against the cryptocurrency, he has noticed that “a euro today, is a euro tomorrow,” making the European currency stable, in...
Bitcoin (BTC) represents one of the most important and perplexing revolutions of late. Essentially because the structure and its content are often misunderstood: Bitcoin vs. Blockchain. So is BTC a speculative asset? Indeed. Does BTC have any future? It depends. Is BTC an equivalent of Tulipmania? No. Are bankers...
Engineer Ildefons Cerdà is known as the creator of Barcelona’s Eixample district. The famous urban grid is recognized and admired internationally as one of the main features of the Catalan capital. However, the Eixample is just a small part of Cerda’s greater contributions. Cerdà not only projected how Barcelona...
I remember being first introduced to Mr. Norberg through his book, “In Defense of Global Capitalism.” I was a 19-year-old economics student, and an enthusiast of liberalism, and new ideas. The book had a great impact on me, as I filled with content some of my intuitions. A lot...
Brexit is about Geoeconomics. And the actors implied are the usual suspects: states and corporations; and the sum of both, the perennial National Interest. Brexit is not about staying in or out of the EU. The main concern lays on the ability of governments to offer attractive tax cuts...
There are two narratives, two Grand Strategies in the geopolitical sphere. These strategies have their own backers who fight to impose their agenda. Both have their own ideology; one depicts the liberal values of the West, and the other, the planned-economy tendencies of the East. The Western narrative shows that the...