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‘Crypto Bubble Went Bust for Good’: Bitcoin-Basher Nouriel Roubini

Twitter Facebook LinkedIn As bitcoin suffers one of its worst corrections in its nearly decade-long history, one of crypto’s fiercest critics is calling it: the crypto bubble has burst, and prices are never coming back. Taking a preemptive victory lap on Twitter, economist Nouriel Roubini gleefully reported that the crypto market’s recent struggles had “vindicated” his multitudinous criticisms of the ...

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Tech Lead at Capgemini Defends Bitcoin Against Nouriel Roubini’s Testimony

Despite the growing popularity and acceptance of Bitcoin, every now and then there is someone who lambastes it. Recently, it was Nouriel Roubini, an economist and professor at New York University’s Stern School of Business, who attacked cryptocurrencies, calling them the “mother of all scams and bubbles.” Jan-Willem Burgers, the technology lead at Capgemini’s Distributed Ledger Practice, came to Bitcoin’s ...

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Op Ed: In Defense of Bitcoin: A Response to Nouriel Roubini

Rhetorical style should never distract from the content of someone’s arguments. So when I heard that Nouriel Roubini testified to the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs on the cryptocurrency and blockchain ecosystem, I decided to peruse his testimony and reflect on it. His testimony makes an extensive number of critical points on the Bitcoin and cryptocurrency ...

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Max Keiser vs. Nouriel Roubini: Comparing Cryptocurrency Arguments

Recently, Nouriel Roubini has made headlines for his scathing arguments against the cryptocurrency sector, while Max Keiser, a long term Bitcoin advocate, has also appeared in the news again supporting cryptocurrencies. Nouriel Roubini, a professor at NYU’s Stern School of Business and long time economic analyst, has made numerous claims that cryptocurrencies and blockchains are much less prolific than many ...

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Nouriel Roubini Expands Anti-Cryptocurrency Crusade to Blockchain Technology

Controversial economist and professor at New York University’s Stern School of Business, Nouriel Roubini, has long been a detractor of cryptocurrencies, first warning investors against the “scam” in 2013. Since his widely reported tirade against the cryptocurrency, its price has risen 11x, mainly due to increased adoption and growing promise. Despite being undeniably wrong about cryptocurrency so far, Roubini has ...

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“Dr Doom” Nouriel Roubini Calls Crypto a “Stinking Cesspool,” Fails to Grasp Its Value

New York University Economist Nouriel Roubini has once again attacked cryptocurrency and its supporters. The man known as “Dr Doom” for his bearish market commentaries went as far as to call the financial innovation a “stinking cesspool” in a series of tweets late last night. Apparently Roubini Didn’t Attack Crypto Enough in the Senate… One of the planet’s most ardent ...

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Nouriel Roubini Tries to Attack Bitcoin by Saying Fees Cost $55, Fails

Global economist Nouriel Roubini expressed his rage against Bitcoin and blockchain while displaying his profound lack of understanding in the field. A Political Rap against Crypto Roubini was present at an informational hearing round “Exploring the Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Ecosystem” organized by the US Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, alongside Peter Van Valkenburgh, the Director of Research ...

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‘Dr. Doom’ Nouriel Roubini to Take on Crypto at US Congress Hearing Today

American economist Nouriel Roubini has prepared his “debunking” of the crypto and blockchain space in a 30-page testimony set to be delivered at a U.S. congress hearing. The hearing will be held today, Oct. 11 by the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs, and is devoted to “Exploring the Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Ecosystem.” Roubini will testify in ...

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Ethereum Smart Contracts only Good in ‘Kangaroo Courts’: Nouriel Roubini

Get exclusive analysis and cryptocurrency insights on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. New York University (NYU) professor Nouriel Roubini is famous for his bearish economic prognostications, but in the cryptocurrency community “Dr. Doom” is better known for his utter disdain for all things blockchain — and the colorful manner in which he elucidates this distaste. In this latest episode, ...

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Nouriel Roubini Is at It Again, This Time with Ethereum’s Co-Founder – The Merkle

Nouriel ‘Dr. Doom’ Roubini calling cryptocurrency a scam, the mother of all bubbles, and an even bigger bubble than tulip mania (yes, he did) is no longer something new. Roubini has been vocal in his opposition to both Bitcoin, calling it a scam whose intrinsic value is zero; and the blockchain, terming it unnecessary and capable of being replaced by other technologies. ...

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