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The Part Time Economist

Hi everyone. This is just a place for me to post some of my thoughts and analysis. I hope that someone finds them useful.

Bread For The People! - Harvest Finance and Yield Farming

24 Nov 2020 3 minute read 2 comments The Part Time Economist

I know, I know, the Publish0x competition for Harvest Finance is over, the winners have been declared, and the prizes have already been given out. But after reading so many of the great entries, I decided to check out Harvest Finance myself and was q...

Trump, Biden, and Crypto in 2020

18 Nov 2020 3 minute read 5 comments The Part Time Economist

As the controversy surrounding the 2020 US election drags on, many questions remain. Will the results be contested in the Supreme Court, will Donald Trump concede, or will there be a recount? Just as importantly, what will a Biden (or Trump) presiden...

What Is Dollar Cost Averaging - Crypto Whiteboard 101

14 Nov 2020 3 minute read 4 comments The Part Time Economist

Investing in the general sense comes with a certain amount of risk. Cryptocurrencies are generally recognized as more volatile assets than traditional stocks, and therefore, they have an increased degree of risk and uncertainty. Although investing ca...

Cardano - What an Ambitious Crypto Project!

4 Nov 2020 8 minute read 22 comments The Part Time Economist

Cardano claims to be the first blockchain platform “to be founded on peer-reviewed research and developed through evidence-based methods.” During my research for this article, I have found Cardano to be much more than simply another cryptocurrency. R...

Algorand - The "Pure Proof of Stake" Crypto

3 Nov 2020 3 minute read 19 comments The Part Time Economist

Algorand bills itself as “the world’s first open, permissionless, pure proof-of-stake blockchain protocol that, without forking, provides the necessary security, scalability, and decentralization needed for today’s economy.” In contrast to many other...

Bulls vs Bears - Crypto Whiteboard 101

30 Oct 2020 2 minute read 7 comments The Part Time Economist

As a new cryptocurrency investor, you are likely to hear the terms bull market and bear market. In this article, I'd like to provide a general overview of what bull markets and bear markets are, the differences between them, some typical trading stra...

What is a "Sat" ? - Crypto Whiteboard 101

27 Oct 2020 1 minute read 13 comments The Part Time Economist

What Is A Satoshi? "Stacking Sats" is a common phrase in the crypto community that refers to purchasing Bitcoin as a long term investment, but what is a "Sat"? A "Satoshi", or simply "Sat" is a unit of account that is equivalent to 1 / 100,000,000 Bi...

What is Bitcoin Dominance - Crypto Whiteboard 101

17 Oct 2020 2 minute read 1 comment The Part Time Economist

Bitcoin dominance is a frequently quoted statistic in the crypto world. In fact, CoinGeko lists BTC Dominance right beside ETH gas prices on its website banner which underscores the importance of the metric, but what is BTC dominance, and why does it...

What Is a "Whitepaper" - Crypto Whiteboard 101

13 Oct 2020 2 minute read 6 comments The Part Time Economist

Cryptocurrency has been described as the "Wild West" which means that although there are a lot of good projects out there, there are also a lot of duds out there. So, how is one to know what projects to support? Although it is not a definitive answer... - Simplifying Community Crypto Support

7 Oct 2020 2 minute read 6 comments The Part Time Economist

The cryptocurrency community is a very supportive group of individuals. We like encouraging each other and supporting each other, and one of the easiest ways to do this is through donating cryptocurrency to articles or projects that we support. Unfor...