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Over Bitcoin en inflatie

De stelling dat de bitcoin geen inflatie van betekenis kent kan noch worden bewezen, noch worden verworpen omdat de benodigde informatie ontbreekt.

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Swiss say Nein to Vollgeld (Engelstalig)

The idea underlying Vollgeld is that of full-reserve banking from the 1930’s. In today’s context its side-effects would likely lead to instability and a deflationary tendency. In the Swiss case, uncertainty would have prevailed in the short-term, followed by a further appreciating Swiss Franc.