What Is a Bitcoin and What Does it Do? [F-18-63]
|Location:||SUNY: Maxcy 104|
|Classes:||1 Session 1.5 hours|
|Dates:||Thu 3:30 PM 10/18|
This is an introduction to Bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies for noneconomists. We will discuss how these currencies work (or not), what risks and opportunities they present to users and investors, and then take some guesses about the future of cryptocurrencies.
Gregory Gardner is a Professor of Business at SUNY Potsdam, where he teaches courses in management, strategy, and international business. He is a Fulbright scholar who regularly teaches and conducts research at universities in Eastern Europe. Gregory is also a retired officer in the US Air Force.