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Economist Simon Johnson says governments will feel the urge to suppress the crypto-currency Bitcoin.
Bitcoin is underpinned by unbreakable codes, but the secret keys that protect personal fortunes are easily lost or stolen.
An alleged robbery suggests Bitcoin—an anonymous, decentralized currency—may need bank-like institutions after all.
Can a booming “crypto-currency” really compete with conventional cash?