Bitcoin in the Literature of Economics and Finance: A Survey
38 Pages Posted: 26 Aug 2019
Date Written: August 23, 2019
This paper provides a systematic review of the literature on key matters related to the popular cryptocurrency Bitcoin. The key motivation of this paper is to provide a review of existing literature and also to understand the underlying principle of this digital currency from the economic and finance point of view. For the survey to be comprehensive, the paper is categorized in varied themes: Price Dynamics, Volatility, and Bubble Dynamics, Mode of recognition in the financial market, Efficiency, and economics, social media and investor sentiment and lastly regulation and legality.
Keywords: Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, Price Dynamics, Volatility, Bubble Dynamics, social media and investor sentiment
JEL Classification: E42, F33, K42, G15
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