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The Part Time Economist

Hi everyone. I'm just a simple man trying to make my way in the universe. I am passionate about cryptocurrency and hope that I can make at least some small contribution towards promoting wider crypto adoption and understanding.

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The Part Time Economist

Refund Token Profitability Analysis

12 hours ago 4 minute read comments The Part Time Economist

On July 9th, I received my first dividend payment from holding the Refund Token (RFND). In a previous article, I described the theory behind the Refund Token, how it works, and some of its strengths and weaknesses, but today I want to share actual, r...

Money Printer Go Brrr, But Where's The Inflation?

7 Jul 2020 6 minute read comments The Part Time Economist

From 2010 to 2011, I worked my first job as a tutor at a local community college. Since I still lived at home and didn't have any expenses, I invested almost all of my money into silver coins. During 2011, the US economy was still recovering from the...

Fight COVID-19 By Folding@Home

5 Jul 2020 3 minute read comments The Part Time Economist

As the fight against COVID-19 rages on, people of all walks of life have contributed their time and talents to finding a solution. We have seen the news stories of nurses and doctors working overtime and volunteering to travel to "hot spots" to suppo...

Complete COMP Token Overview

4 Jul 2020 4 minute read comments The Part Time Economist

The COMP token is one of the hottest DeFi topics of the summer, and everyone is talking about it. If you haven't heard of the COMP token, then this article is for you. In this article, I want to give you a brief overview of what the COMP token is, ho...

Why An "ETH Killer" Isn't Likely

1 Jul 2020 5 minute read comments The Part Time Economist

Anyone who grew up playing King of the Hill knows that it's hard to stay on top for long; everyone wants to dethrone the king so they can be the new king. As we grow up and get older, that competitive drive still pushes us to try and compete for the...

How To Get Kicked Off YouTube - The Right Way

30 Jun 2020 5 minute read comments The Part Time Economist

It seems that there has just been another free speech crackdown on legacy social media platforms. Today, Reddit purged over 2,000 communities and YouTube kicked Stefan Molyneux off of its platform. It appears that legacy social media platforms are ce...

What Is a Smart Contract?

28 Jun 2020 4 minute read comments The Part Time Economist

Smart contracts are a key component of Decentralized Finance and have numerous applications in non-cryptocurrency related businesses as well. But what is a smart contract? In this article, I want to provide a brief overview of what a smart contract i...

How to Withdraw SLP Tokens From Mint Bot

26 Jun 2020 2 minute read comments The Part Time Economist

With the increasing popularity of SLP tokens and Telegram faucets, a lot of people are earning free crypto through the Mint Bot on Telegram. Unfortunately, I have noticed that a few people are having trouble making withdraws, so I wanted to make this...

Banano - The Best Beginner Crypto?

26 Jun 2020 6 minute read comments The Part Time Economist

When we talk about crypto, we frequently talk about solving the world's most pressing problems. We speak of banking the un-banked, establishing a more equitable financial system, and decentralizing traditional power structures. All of that is importa...

Refund Token - The Cryptocurrency "Mutual Fund"

25 Jun 2020 14 minute read comments The Part Time Economist

Traditionally, many financial experts have considered cryptocurrencies to be a type of commodity. Just like gold and oil, Bitcoin/ETH/BAT doesn't pay a dividend and doesn't produce anything.  Many financial professionals advise investors NOT to inves...