Thank you for the interesting article and the academic posits.
Let’s segue to a point IRL that’s not assessed: what if the network/market is manipulated by an influential actor(s) with ulterior motives? Please review the many articles from Bitfinex’ed which give some solid arguments to the pump and dump patterns that plague the crypto markets. Here’s one of many…
It would be interesting to get a point of view based on the above. (Cheers.)