Demystifying Crypto-Currency

MGMT 833.835
A comprehensive discussion of the current state of the Crypto-currency world using Bitcoin as a guide. Starting with the origins of Bitcoin and moving through its stages of evolution to the present.
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What you can learn.

  • Understand the merits of their usefulness as payment systems, investments
  • Learn about software tools, various types of investment options and a primer on block chain technology
  • Examine the potential for misuse of crypto-currency by criminals including fraud, capital flight, terrorist finance, and other financial crime

About this course:

A comprehensive discussion of the current state of the Crypto-currency world using Bitcoin as a guide.  Starting with the origins of Bitcoin and moving through its stages of evolution to the present.  Once a base of understanding via Bitcoin is conveyed other Crypto-currencies will be covered.  The merits of their usefulness as payment systems, investments, and software tools will be examined.   The various types of investment options will be reviewed.  This will include a primer on “block chain” technology and the potential for future use cases.  Lastly the potential for misuse of crypto-currency by criminals including fraud, capital flight, terrorist finance and other financial crime will be addressed.

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