27 Feb '17, 6pm

Meet the Two SEC Commissioners Tasked with the Historical Bitcoin ETF Decision

Meet the Two SEC Commissioners Tasked with the Historical Bitcoin ETF Decision

Twitter Linkedin Facebook Reddit Weibo A man and a woman, a Republican and a Democrat, a lawyer and an economist, longtime political rivals. Meet the two SEC commissioners who will decide whether to approve or reject the bitcoin ETF. Dr. Michael Piwowar is a rare specimen, so being the only trained economist among a chamber full of lawyers at the SEC. He earned a Ph.D from Penn State University, served in President Obama’s Council of Economic Advisers and then became slightly more political, joining as a staffer for Republican Senators, not unlike Kara Stein, the second commissioner, who was an aid to a Democratic senator. Dr. Michael Piwowar Piwowar appears to have been introduced to the blockchain around July 2016. In a speech at the Quadrilateral Meeting in London, he briefly mentions it by name, stating he learned from the “discussion of blockchain technology and virtu...

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