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Is Cryptocurrency Digital Gold or a Lottery Ticket?

And is crypto a good investment?

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About the Show

A weekly roundup of the most important stories from the worlds of business and finance, hosted by Felix Salmon, Emily Peck, and Anna Szymanski.

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Episode Notes

In this Slate Money miniseries, Felix Salmon investigates SWAG—silver, wine, art, and gold—and other things people invest in.

This week, Felix talks to Nathaniel Popper of the New York Times about whether cryptocurrency is a real investment asset or a total gamble.

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Podcast production by Jessamine Molli.