The Economic legacy of Thatcher’s government

Margaret Thatcher became Prime Minister in 1979 at a time of political and economic turmoil. The inflation rate had reached over 25% just three years prior, unions were striking at every possible opportunity, the country was in a mess. At the same time, economic growth had stagnated with unemployment reaching a 30-year high of 7%Continue reading “The Economic legacy of Thatcher’s government”

Economics of cryptocurrency

In 2008, the mysterious Satoshi Nakamoto founded the first cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, hoping that it would one day be used for daily transactions and also a way for investors to work around the traditional banking infrastructure after the Economic Crash. Since then, Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have surged in popularity in the economic world, reaching andContinue reading “Economics of cryptocurrency”