Riots and digital money...

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Gianluca Miscione

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Oct 24, 2020, 3:30:31 AM10/24/20
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"Nigeria Protests Show Bitcoin Adoption Is Not Coming: It’s Here": https://www.coindesk.com/nigeria-bitcoin-adoption
reminds me that also M-Pesa (the very interesting Kenyan payment system https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M-Pesa) grew a lot during the 2008 post-electoral riots (https://www.researchgate.net/publication/279750696_Overflows_of_Technological_Innovation_in_Emerging_Economies_The_Case_of_M-Pesa)


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