A proxy for crime involving bitcoin use? An analysis of U.S. Attorney press releases

Quick Take

  • While the U.S. government has not published regular reports of crimes involving the use of bitcoin, they do publish press releases with bitcoin tags
  • We analyzed these press releases and use them as a proxy for bitcoin crime growth
  • Of the 94 U.S. Attorney district offices, 53 have published such press releases

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A proxy for crime involving bitcoin use? An analysis of U.S. Attorney press releases written by Steven Zheng @ https://www.theblockcrypto.com/genesis/67425/a-proxy-for-crime-involving-bitcoin-use-an-analysis-of-u-s-attorney-press-releases?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss June 5, 2020 Steven Zheng

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