The How and Why of Buying Bitcoin (4/12/18) / MacNeil/Lehrer Productions.
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- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : MacNeil/Lehrer Productions, 
- Distributor: New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2018.
- Copyright: ©2018
Originally released by MacNeil/Lehrer Productions, 2018.
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The How and Why of Buying Bitcoin (4/12/18) (7:50);
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The basic idea of bitcoin is simple: instead of a financial institution holding a bank ledger, a chain of computers linked through the internet are all using the same software to record and verify every transaction. But how can a cryptocurrency be worth anything in the first place? Economics correspondent Paul Solman reports.
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