Let The Free Market Regulate Bitcoin – Bitcoin Magazine

This is an op-ed by Kelly Slaughter, associate professor of professional practice at the Neeley School of Business at Texas Christian University.

With elections due next month, it is almost impossible to find common ground between Liberals and Conservatives. But there is one issue that should unite red and blue voters: keeping Bitcoin free from government regulation.

To make this case, compare bitcoin to a potential central bank digital currency (CBDC), which is currently being explored based on a recommendation from a recent white house report. A CBDC does not provide all the benefits of bitcoin while introducing new risks.