Economics


The Imbalance of Payments

By Craig Wright | 05 Aug 2019 | Alternative Coins & Systems, Economics, Math

It has commonly come to be believed that what is generally associated with the fallacy known as the “balance of…

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Subsidised Growth

By Craig Wright | 29 Jul 2019 | Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Economics, Law & Regulation

When I started the Bitcoin network, the Bitcoin-Qt client was designed to both mine and act as a wallet. As…

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Zeno’s Paradoxes and Bitcoin

By Craig Wright | 26 Jul 2019 | Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Economics, Philosophy

A part of the reason for the number of bitcoin relates to a simple sequence that allows you to see…

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Reversing Illicit Transactions on Bitcoin Is Simple

By Craig Wright | 24 Jul 2019 | Alternative Coins & Systems, Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Economics, Law & Regulation

There is a lie that is propagated by those who seek to falsely claim that Bitcoin was created as an…

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Logical Fallacies and the SCADA Problem

By Craig Wright | 16 Jul 2019 | Alternative Coins & Systems, Economics, Law & Regulation

The arguments for extreme events are interesting, and one has to wonder about the motivation for them. The argument that…

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4/5 Bitcoin and the connection to contracting

By Craig Wright | 21 Jun 2019 | Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Economics

4/5 Bitcoin and the connection to contracting

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From the Bygone Days of Yore — Part 1

By Craig Wright | 03 Jun 2019 | Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Economics, Philosophy

In today’s post, I will go back to 2012: Panopticrypt had been running since 2011, and I was ready to…

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The GST Story

By Craig Wright | 29 May 2019 | Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Economics, Law & Regulation

The following is why you do not pay VAT or GST on Bitcoin. In January 2014, the Australian government argued…

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Satoshi and the Sophists

By Craig Wright | 23 May 2019 | Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Economics, Philosophy

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Louise Brandeis wrote: “Publicity is justly commended as a remedy for social and industrial diseases. Sunlight…

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Economic Security

By Craig Wright | 22 May 2019 | Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Economics

Reorgs and orphan blocks are not an issue with Bitcoin. To say that they are is to compound two separate…

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Money is a measuring stick

By Craig Wright | 14 May 2019 | Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Economics

Something that people don’t seem to understand well is that money is not in itself a valuable. Money is simply…

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The puzzle of the double hash

By Craig Wright | 30 Apr 2019 | Bitcoin & Blockchain Tech, Economics, Math

There is a long-standing puzzle within Bitcoin that has not yet been solved correctly: why did I use a double…

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