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The coming disintermediation - The Dismal Science

Eric Crampton Dec 09, 2013

The great Eli Dourado shows the way:What’s even more exciting is the next generation of disintermediating technologies. Bitcoin could displace some financial institutions—to varying degrees, banks, the Federal Reserve, Western Union, and credit card companies.Mesh networks could solve the last-mile problem of Internet service delivery, which tends to be monopolized or at least concentrated. 3D printers could disintermediate supply … Read More