Fintech, Crypto, and the Future of Disaster
Lecture no. 1 from the course: Crashes and Crises: Lessons from a History of Financial Disasters
Taught by Professor Connel Fullenkamp | 11 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Economics & Finance Courses
Technology may have the potential to reduce, or even prevent, some financial disasters, by improving the amount of information available to investors and regulators. But it also creates new ways for people to push the financial system beyond its limits. Understand how electronic trading systems, automation, algo trading, and other technological advances could make future crashes and crises even more likely due to a lack of oversight, regulation, and control.