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Predictions Markets, Veil, Augur (Part 2) - Ryan Berckmans

More skin in the game, accountability. Changing social media and journalism for the better. Exposing fake experts. The applications are endless.

Matt Aaron

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About the Episode

The second part of Matt's interview with Ryan Berckmans of the Forecast Foundation.

If you haven't listened to part 1, find it here:

In part 2, here are a few of the topics we cover:

  • Making journalism more accountable
  • Improving social media conversations
  • Better, P2P insurance
  • Redefining the word expert
  • Futarchies and governance

We also mentioned the book Billion Dollar Whale.

About the Host

Matt Aaron

Matt Aaron has been podcasting since 2013, when he launched the Food Startups Podcast.

He recently found a second love in cryptocurrency and blockchain and hasn't looked back.

His first major investment into cryptocurrency was the money he made betting on (but not voting for) that Donald Trump would win the 2016 election.

Matt believes that public blockchains and cryptocurrencies are the solution to the many problems exposed of the current banking system in the 2008 financial crisis.

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