Introduction This article will give you a thorough introduction to what Bitcoin is, how it was created, how it works, what gives it value, and how it differs from regular national currencies, especially in the context of Keynesian and Austrian economic theory. In the end there is also a brief account of what the […]

1. What is Bitcoin?

Introduction One of the first questions everybody asks is how to store bitcoins and keep them safe. This is not a trivial question, and the purpose of this article is to explain what it means to own bitcoins, and explain different methods for storing them safely. While I will go […]

2. How to store bitcoins

Introduction This article will explain how to buy and sell bitcoins through different methods. It is important that you first understand what it means to own bitcoins, and how to store your bitcoins safely under your control before you buy your first bitcoins. If you haven’t done so already, go back […]

3. How to buy bitcoins

Introduction This article will explain the benefits for merchants to accept bitcoin payments compared with payments using cash or credit/debit cards. When a customer pays with bitcoin the merchant receives the payment in full directly, just like with cash, but bitcoin is more secure than cash since there is no risk of accidentally accepting counterfeit money. Compared […]

4. Benefits for merchants to accept bitcoin

  A comprehensive report on Bitcoin and Blockchain technology published in October 2016 in cooperation with Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum. The report is written in English, with a foreword and summary in Swedish. The report gives an in-depth account of the history and potential future of blockchain technology. Read the full report here. Table of […]

Blockchain – Decentralized Trust (report)