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Can cryptocurrency save Puerto Rico?

Can cryptocurrency save Puerto Rico?

Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, a U.S. territory already struggling with financial woes. Now, hundreds of entrepreneurs and cryptocurrency enthusiasts are headed to the island, hoping to rebuild it into a high-tech utopia. But are they just taking advantage of a vulnerable population? Beme Note: An earlier version of this video had an incorrect photo…

Can cryptocurrency save Puerto Rico?

Can cryptocurrency save Puerto Rico?

Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, a U.S. territory already struggling with financial woes. Now, hundreds of entrepreneurs and cryptocurrency enthusiasts are headed to the island, hoping to rebuild it into a high-tech utopia. But are they just taking advantage of a vulnerable population? SOURCES & FURTHER READING Brett Scott’s UN Report http://www.unrisd.org/brett-scott Blockchain Conference in…