Travis Patron is a political economist and digital money researcher best known for his research into the internet payment system bitcoin. His work in the field of economic policy focuses on the change in the nature of government regulation, taxation, and business collaboration on a global basis.
Patron has written industry-leading research on the opportunity of bitcoin, such as his recently published book The Bitcoin Revolution: How Stateless Money Is Disrupting The World Order. This book has been one of the most positively-received publications in the bitcoin space, garnering 5,000+ downloads to date as an educational research compilation.
The book focuses on the basics of the bitcoin network, the separation of money from the state, and the implications of a digital-first economy.
As a respected public speaking authority, Travis has helped audiences ranging from small teams to large university classrooms understand the implications of programmable money while instructing the Bitcoin Technology Course.
In all of these positions, the common denominator has been serving as someone who is able to explain in simple terms, the most cutting-edge developments in internet-enabling socio-economic collaboration.