FinTech more promising technology: The Blockchain

What is a blockchain… From Wikipedia: “A blockchain is a distributed database that maintains a continuously growing list of records, called blocks, secured from tampering and revision. Each block contains a timestamp and a link to a previous block. Through the use of a peer-to-peer network and a distributed time stamping server, a blockchain database […]

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Is a stable financial system better than a profitable one?

Since the 2008 financial crisis, governments and authorities have been issuing a number of regulations in order to prevent the systemic risk from generating negative consequences on the financial system once again. The 2007 events related to the US housing market and its consequences on the global financial markets were caused by different factors, such […]

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A Hint On Global Inequality

“Every study on inequality, of course, challenges the structures not only of the economy but also of the world we live in, and these questions are not always welcome. […] the main idea is that we have a perfect system and it should not be questioned.” (Branko Milanovic) The world has experienced a deep change […]

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