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How Cryptocurrencies May Change the Way We Do Business

image of cryptocurrency prices like Bitcoin and Ethereum. How will these cryptocurrencies change the way we do business?

It’s time to talk the ins and outs of cryptocurrencies and what they mean for your business.

Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin were once a novel investment idea and are now becoming part of the business strategy for major retailers like Paypal, Amazon, and Starbucks. One futurist is predicting cryptocurrencies could replace national currencies by 2030.

Join Dr. Tom Smith, Assistant Professor of Finance at Emory University in understanding:

  • Why cryptocurrency should be on your radar
  • How this revolutionary technology will likely affect your business
  • What are the potential long-term benefits and possible downsides of adopting cryptocurrencies into your business

Tom Smith, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Finance at Emory University’s Goizueta Business School. He earned his PhD in labor and demography/cultural economics and policy from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Smith areas of expertise include cultural economics, labor economics, and the economics of the arts, sports, and religion. He has served as a consultant for organizations in the arts, music, and entertainment industries.

 

About the Author

Business education has been an integral part of Emory University’s identity since 1919. That kind of longevity and significance does not come without a culture built on success and service. Emory University’s Goizueta Business School offers a unique, community-oriented environment paired with the academic prestige and rigor of a major research institution. Goizueta develops business leaders of today and tomorrow with top-ranked undergraduate and graduate degree programs, and a portfolio of non-degree Emory Executive Education courses. Together, the Goizueta community strives to solve the world’s most pressing business problems. The school is named for the late Roberto C. Goizueta, former Chairman and CEO of The Coca-Cola Company.