Rudimentary idea – Behaviour

A (very…) rudimentary mental model after having read The Elephant in the Brain: Hidden Motives in Everyday Life by Kevin Simler and Robin Hanson some time ago and recently listening to the Complexity podcast with Steven Teles & Rajiv Sethi on Jailbreaking The Captured Economy (EPE 04).

Cryptocurrencies: ban or regulate? Policymakers are missing the bigger picture.

  Regulators and policymakers call for a ban on cryptocurrencies;  This approach is too simplistic. An entire new ecosystem has evolved within a short time span; Regulators and policymakers should acknowledge and appreciate that this ecosystem has the potential to also offer value to industry participants, consumers and regulators;  The current approach taken by regulators… Continue reading