Full Committee Hearing

Exploring the Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Ecosystem

Date:   Thursday, October 11, 2018 Time:   10:00 AM Location:   Dirksen Senate Office Building 538

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Topic

THE COMMITTEE ON BANKING, HOUSING, AND URBAN AFFAIRS will meet in OPEN SESSION to conduct a hearing on “Exploring the Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Ecosystem.”  The witnesses will be Dr. Nouriel Roubini, Professor of Economics and International Business, New York University Stern School of Business; and Mr. Peter Van Valkenburgh, Director of Research, Coin Center.

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Member Statements

  1. Chairman Mike Crapo (R - ID)
  2. Ranking Member Sherrod Brown (D - OH)

Witnesses

  1. Dr. Nouriel Roubini
    Professor of Economics and International Business
    New York University Stern School of Business
  2. Mr. Peter Van Valkenburgh
    Director of Research
    Coin Center