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IMAGE: Bitcoin symbol over El Salvador map

El Salvador and bitcoin: the moment of truth

On September 7, El Salvador became the first country in the world to adopt bitcoin as legal tender, a risky experiment by the government and on which President Nayib Bukele has staked his political reputation.

The launch faces difficulties and has sparked protests across the country, with some businesses complaining that uptake of bitcoin will be mandatory (denied by the government)…




On the effects of technology and innovation on people, companies and society (writing in Spanish at enriquedans.com since 2003)

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Enrique Dans

Enrique Dans

Professor of Innovation at IE Business School and blogger at enriquedans.com

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