Economist and PhD student at the Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona. Currently, he is on a research stay at ENSAE, École Polytechnique (Paris). Specialized in monetary economics, digital economy and banking.
President Bukele has made El Salvador the first country in the world to establish bitcoin as legal tender. The main reason, he has argued, is the savings it will bring by reducing commissions on remittances. But is bitcoin the best way to do this?