Looking beyond short term market peaks and troughs paints an entirely different picture for the crypto industry. Doom merchants and mainstream media will have a riot when bitcoin prices plummet ten percent, but they rarely acknowledge industry interest which can be measured in education.
Crypto Studies Double in 2019
According to US crypto exchange Coinbase, student interest in cryptocurrencies has doubled in 2019. The San Francisco based firm recently released its second annual report which covers the state of crypto and blockchain in higher education. As part of its recruiting efforts, Coinbase regularly liaises with students and universities across the globe.
The report stated that a survey conducted by London-based adtech company Qriously, revealed an increasing interest in the industry and technology, adding;
This interest in studying crypto at colleges and universities speaks volumes about the future of money.
It revealed that the number of students that had taken at least one blockchain or crypto focused course had…