The concept of money you never touch is a little easier to understand in the age of debit cards.
But Bitcoin? Virtual wallets? Cryptocurrencies? It takes a little more work to wrap our minds around recent developments in concepts of money, especially the blockchain technology that makes cryptocurrencies possible.
Fortunately, Stephen McKeon is well-versed on the subject matter. He is an assistant professor in the Department of Finance at the University of Oregon.
Our joint venture with UO, "Curious: Research Meets Radio," resumes with a perusal of virtual currencies with Dr. McKeon.