An undoubted doyen in the world of finance, Saifedean Ammous is an economy expert born and raised in Lebanon during the country's turbulent times at the height of a civil war. His work helping people understand the economics of cryptocurrency, such as Bitcoin, is well-published for everyone to see. Ask financial enthusiasts, and they will tell you that Ammous is a pioneer in crypto-economics. That puts him up there with some of the world's most respected economists who organizations and companies turn to for advice when investing.
Why you should book Saifedean Ammous for your next event
- Ammous’ presentations are tailored to the needs of his audience. Make the subject of interest known to him, and he will package his talk accordingly, as long as it concerns money or the economy.
- He is the author of a best-selling book, The Bitcoin Standard, which has been translated into 30+ languages. This is a masterpiece every Bitcoin enthusiast should read.
- Ammous is well-educated. Did you hear that he is an associate professor of economics? That’s right. He completed his doctorate in Sustainable Development at Columbia University.
Having started his career as an economics lecturer at the Lebanese American University, Ammous was later promoted to instructor. One thing about Saifedean is that he never stopped scaling the heights of academia, even when working. No wonder he left the university with a higher title (Associate Professor) than he came with.
Ammous resigned from this role in 2019 and went on to found saidedean.com, an online platform where he hosts a podcast known as The Bitcoin Standard. The program features discussions on Bitcoin, the Austrian economy, and current affairs in the world of finance and economics. Many economics students have this platform to thank for their success. He has also been featured in Markets Insider, Bitcoin Magazine, The New York Times, Bitcoinist, Forbes, and other prominent media outlets.
When it comes to books, Ammous is best known for his stroke of genius, The Bitcoin Standard. In this best-selling book, available in numerous different languages, the author talks about the economics of Bitcoin and how it is the hardest money invention. Other books by this economist include The Principles of Economics and The Fiat Standard.
As a speaker, Ammous is sought like money itself. His expertise has helped people better understand cryptocurrency and money in general.
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