What we can learn from Afghanistan’s nascent crypto economy | Curio

What we can learn from Afghanistan’s nascent crypto economy

6 mins | Sep 28, 2021

Is the world's power balance beginning to shift? In the past, when countries like Afghanistan have tumbled into chaos, people have stored their wealth using paper money and precious metals. But now crypto is creeping in. Gillian Tett argues that while it may still be in its earliest stages, it has the potential to lessen the impact of Afghanistan, and countries like it, being shut out of the dollar-based global banking system.

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From Financial Times

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