We conducted a survey to find out. In particular, we wanted to know about the relationship between the so-called “dark tetrad” personality traits and attitudes towards cryptocurrency.
They are called “dark” because of their “evil” qualities: extreme selfishness and taking advantage of others without empathy. The dark tetrad are also often related to risk-taking behaviours.
We identified two main areas of appeal of cryptocurrency. First, the high risks and high potential returns of crypto trading make it attractive to the kind of people who like gambling.
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