Economist Nouriel Roubini piled on his recent criticism of cryptocurrencies Thursday, saying they create "chaos" and confusion in the payments world.
The economist claims some people will use a market manipulation tactic known as wash trading to prop up the bitcoin price.
Economist Nouriel Roubini, renowned for his foretelling of the housing bust and financial crisis, has revealed the key flashpoints that are keeping him up at night, which he believes could hit "rationally complacent" financial markets.
The world is watching Russia and Ukraine, but here's the real geopolitical risk, says Nouriel Roubini.
Economist Nouriel Roubini, renowned for his bearish thoughts on financial markets, appears to be equally pessimistic on the fledgling virtual currency bitcoin.
With many parts of the world gearing up to commemorate the one hundredth anniversary of the start of the First World War, Nouriel Roubini has solidified his hold on the title "Dr. Doom" by suggesting parallels between 2014 and 1914.
Economist Nouriel Roubini, renowned for his foretelling of doom and gloom in financial markets, has turned bullish in his 2014 outlook, expecting economic performance to "pick up modestly" in both advanced economies and emerging markets.
Nouriel Roubini may have made a name foretelling doom and gloom, but his tone has changed to reflect an improbable belief in a stronger U.S. economy.
Nouriel Roubini has been ordered by New York City to remove his giant hot tub - often the site of wild parties with younger models - from his Manhattan penthouse's roof, according to a report.
As the Federal Reserve's Open Market Committee begins a two-day meeting, economist Nouriel Roubini and political scientist Ian Bremmer warned that the Fed's monetary easing exit strategy would be "treacherous" and would lead to financial instability.