Film, Video Central Bank Digital Currencies: The Future of the Monetary System?

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Title

  • Central Bank Digital Currencies: The Future of the Monetary System?

Summary

  • Join us for a discussion on central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) and how they fit in the general monetary system. This webinar focuses on the definition of money, fiat currencies, digital currencies, cryptocurrencies and their similarities and differences. This webinar also explored whether CBDCs will eventually replace cash and what effect will they have on cryptocurrencies. Specific examples from jurisdictions around the world and their progress with CBDCs, including the Bahamas, China, Sweden, the European Union, Great Britain, and the United States were highlighted.

Event Date

  • May 27, 2021

Running Time

  • 1 hours 4 minutes 16 seconds

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text

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Central Bank Digital Currencies: The Future of the Monetary System?. 2021. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/webcast-9827/.

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(2021) Central Bank Digital Currencies: The Future of the Monetary System?. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/webcast-9827/.

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Central Bank Digital Currencies: The Future of the Monetary System?. 2021. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/webcast-9827/>.