What's Behind Bitcoin's Surge?

Nov 28, 2017
Originally published on November 27, 2017 3:00 pm

Despite many analysts seeing bitcoin as a bubble, the cryptocurrency continues to rally — hitting over $9,500 on Monday.

Here & Now‘s Jeremy Hobson speaks with The Atlantic’s Derek Thompson (@DKThomp) about why bitcoin’s price keeps going up, whether people actually use it and what banks are saying about it.

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