LSE Review of Books

The LSE Review of Books have a kind review of my work. They say…

In Before Babylon, Beyond Bitcoin: From Money that We Understand to Money that Understands UsDavid Birch draws on a long sweep of history to trace how technological developments have changed, and will continue to transform, money, and outlines a largely optimistic vision for the future of payment technologies. Regardless of whether readers agree with all of Birch’s claims, this is a timely and illuminating contribution that should be read by students of finance and financial law as well as policymakers working in the field of financial regulation