Omid Malekan

A U.S. $20 currency jigsaw puzzle with pieces missing, part of a solution for home finances or solving financial problems. (Getty Images)
Dollar Stablecoins Are Great for Users and the US Government
Economist Omid Malekan responds to a recent CoinDesk editorial, arguing that stablecoins are worth the risk.
A U.S. $20 currency jigsaw puzzle with pieces missing, part of a solution for home finances or solving financial problems. (Getty Images)

Why This Professor Is Making Donations Using Crypto Mixer Tornado Cash After US Ban
Why This Professor Is Making Donations Using Crypto Mixer Tornado Cash After US Ban
Columbia Business School Adjunct Professor and “Re-Architecting Trust” Author Omid Malekan is taking a stand against the U.S. Treasury’s blacklisting of Tornado Cash by making donations using the crypto mixer. Malekan joins “First Mover” to explain what he hopes to achieve.
Why This Professor Is Making Donations Using Crypto Mixer Tornado Cash After US Ban

Breaking Down Citi's Report Mapping the Future of Bitcoin
Breaking Down Citi’s Report Mapping the Future of Bitcoin
Today Citi released a 108-page report analyzing bitcoin and the broader crypto industry. One of the report’s authors, Omid Malekan, joins us to explain the bank’s research and its conclusion that bitcoin is “at a tipping point.”
Breaking Down Citi's Report Mapping the Future of Bitcoin