Stablecoin Geopolitics

Austin Campbell
7 min readJan 5, 2023
Photo by Kyle Glenn on Unsplash

At the risk of controversy, I want to address an issue I have been thinking about, and one that I think is particularly poorly understood in the United States political arena. Why? Because I think it’s important that someone bluntly state the truth.

The trigger for my writing this article was this statement from the federal banking regulators in the United States (Fed, OCC, FDIC, collectively). Specifically, this part:

--

--

Austin Campbell

Austin is a Columbia Business School professor, has run one of the top 3 stablecoins, and has decades of experience trading profoundly weird financial stuff