Tag: time preference

May 24 2022

Bitcoin And The Soul-Seeking Of Humanity

Materialism has taken its toll on the human spirit and Americans are unhappier than ever. Thanks to Bitcoin, people are prioritizing what truly matters.Dr. Riste Simnjanovski is a tenured professor of public administration at California Baptist University. Most recently, his published research explores digital assets in the public and private sectors.Part One: Introduction To The...

May 20 2022

Bitcoin, Personality And Development Part Two — Bitcoin Versus Nihilism

Bitcoin battles nihilism and fiat psychology by allowing you to take control of your attention, and directing it toward the betterment of your person.This is an opinion editorial by Aleks Svetski, author of “The UnCommunist Manifesto,”founder of The Bitcoin Times and Host of The Wake Up Podcast.The series continues. If you’ve not yet read chapters one through three,...

Dec 03 2021

How Bitcoin Rectifies Easy Money’s Destruction of Growth And Prosperity

Central bank interventions in the monetary system - from lowering interest rates to printing money - do not change peoples’ saving and spending behavior: They only redirect it.We live in a highly politicized world today - we spite our neighbors, refuse to watch certain news channels, and increasingly ignore any information which counters our own preconceived views. Our wealth gap in the...

Aug 31 2021

What Would Institutions Look Like In A World Guided By Bitcoin?

Although many in the Bitcoin space disregard any notion of institutional guidance, reality holds that these may well form in the future.“Without common ideas, there is no common action, and without common action men still exist, but a social body does not. Thus in order that there be society, and all the more, that this society prosper, it is necessary that all...

Aug 13 2021

Learning From Bad Investments Will Lead You To Bitcoin

The lessons to be learned from bad investments are the same lessons that lead people to believe in Bitcoin.Rule IX: If Bad Investments Still Upset You, Write Them Down Carefully And CompletelyA REIMAGINATION OF “BEYOND ORDER” BY JORDAN PETERSON THROUGH THE LENS OF BITCOIN.Part 1...

Jul 05 2021

Bitcoinist Book Club: “The Bitcoin Standard” (Chapter 5, Part 2: Capital Accumulation)

Here we go, Bitcoin lovers! It's capital accumulation time. Saifedean Ammous’ “The Bitcoin Standard” is flying by. However, we must forget about doing a chapter a week. This book is just too chunky, every page is filled with meaty information that refuses to be ignored. There are too many gems for just one of these posts to contain them, and we can’t be...

Jun 23 2021

Bitcoinist Book Club: “The Bitcoin Standard” (Chapter 5, Part 1: Time Preference)

The time has come, book lovers. The time to discuss “time preference,” a key concept that will help you make sense of the world around us. If you already own BTC, you know how it changes your priorities and makes you a more measured individual, focused on the future. The whole “...

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