29 Jan '13, 2am

Government Ban On Bitcoin Would Fail Miserably

Government Ban On Bitcoin Would Fail Miserably in a blog post last week at unqualified reservations, the author described a fictitious account of how bitcoin dies because a “doj indictment is unsealed” naming any and all btc exchange operators as criminal defendants and the “btc/usd price falls to zero and remains there.” while this u.s.-centric plot would seem more plausible in a cryptographic flaw scenario, it does bring to light some interesting game theory strategies for both regulators and free market monetary proponents. aside from the impact on price, would a government ban on bitcoin, including a direct ban for law-abiding merchants, shrink the available size of the so-called bitcoin market? is an officially “illegitimate” bitcoin a useless thing? i maintain that a government ban on bitcoin would be about as effective as alcohol prohibition was in the 1...

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Government Ban On Bitcoin Would Fail Miserably

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Government Ban On Bitcoin Would Fail Miserably

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