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The curse of cash

Author: Kenneth S Rogoff
Publisher: Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2016]
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The world is drowning in cash--and it's making us poorer and less safe. In The Curse of Cash, Kenneth Rogoff, one of the world's leading economists, makes a persuasive and fascinating case for an idea that until recently would have seemed outlandish: getting rid of most paper money.--Amazon.com.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth S Rogoff
ISBN: 9780691172132 0691172137
OCLC Number: 948560967
Awards: Winner of 2017 PROSE Award in Economics, Association of American Publishers 2017
Commended for Canada's "Financial Post" Best Personal Finance and Economics Books of 2016 2016
Short-listed for "Financial Times" (FT.com) Best Economics Books of 2016 2016
Short-listed for Bloomberg's Best Books of 2016 2016
Long-listed for FT & McKinsey Business Book of the Year 2016 2016
Description: x, 283 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction and overview --
The early development of coins and paper currency --
Size and composition of global currency supplies, and the share held abroad --
Holdings of currency in the domestic legal, tax-paying economy --
Currency demand in the underground economy --
Seigniorage --
A plan for phasing out most paper currency --
The cost of the zero bound constraint --
Higher inflation targets, nominal GDP, escape clauses and fiscal policy --
Other paths to negative interest rates --
Other possible downsides to negative nominal policy rates --
Negative interest rates as a violation of trust and a step away from rule-based systems --
International dimensions to phasing out paper currency --
Digital currencies and gold --
Final thoughts.
Responsibility: Kenneth S. Rogoff.

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The world is drowning in cash--and it's making us poorer and less safe. In The Curse of Cash, Kenneth Rogoff, one of the world's leading economists, makes a persuasive and fascinating case for an idea that until recently would have seemed outlandish: getting rid of most paper money.--Amazon.com.

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