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The Raw, Savage Capitalism of Open-Source Protocols

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Recapping the biggest stories of the week, including Joe Biden’s China plan, a market holding pattern and, of course, the strange competitive saga of SUSHI.

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This episode is sponsored by Crypto.comBitstamp and Nexo.io.

On this edition of the Breakdown Weekly Recap, NLW looks at:

  • The “holding pattern economy” – why stocks, jobs and central bank policy seem stuck in place

  • Why Joe Biden’s China plan shows that, no matter who wins the presidential election, U.S. economic policy towards China is likely to get more aggressive

  • The surveillance state gets stronger as Amazon appoints a former NSA head to its board of directors

  • The SUSHI saga

This week on The Breakdown:

Related: Bitcoin News Roundup for Sept. 14, 2020

Monday | Sorry, Governments, We’re Entering the Era of Private Money

Tuesday | Why Bitcoin Investors Aren’t Worried About This Price Pullback

Wednesday |‘Absolute Raging Mania’: Famed Investor Druckenmiller Thinks 10% Inflation Is Possible

Thursday | How Monetary Policy Undermined American Resilience

Related: First Mover: As Central Banks Print $1.4B an Hour, Bitcoiners Bet on Federal Reserve 'Capture'

Friday | ‘As Toppy as It Gets’: Metals, Bitcoin and Fiat’s Race to the Bottom, Feat. Tavi Costa

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