This research project aims to frame the discussion on Money in physical form such as banknotes and coins. More as a public good, a public infrastructure and a fundamental right. Against its unique characteristics, does cash qualify as a public good? As a fundamental right? Discuss the policy implications regarding access to and acceptance of cash, the resilience of the Represents the various stages of the lifecycle of cash, from issuance by the central bank, circulation in the economy, to destruction by the central bank. More, and the organisation and funding of the cash cycle.
The nature of From the Latin word moneta, nickname that was given by Romans to the goddess Juno because there was a minting workshop next to her temple. Money is any item that is generally accepted as payment for goods and services and repayment of debts, such as taxes, in a particular region, country or socio-economic context. Its onset dates back to the origins of humanity and its physical representation has taken on very varied forms until the appearance of metal coins. The banknote, a typical representati... More has been accelerating with new forms and new money issuers. Yet, cash continues to play a prominent role in the monetary mix globally, even if its relative economic importance varies significantly from country to country.
The resilience of cash in an increasingly digital monetary landscape is arguably due to its specific and unrivalled attributes: cash is universal and equally available to all regardless of age, gender, income, nationality or ethnicity; cash increases resilience by acting as a critical The Eurosystem comprises the European Central Bank and the national central banks of those countries that have adopted the euro. More mechanism and ‘Secure container for storing money and valuables, with high resistance to breaking and entering. More haven’ in times of crisis; being anonymous – and therefore private – cash protects our civil liberties; as an element of critical national infrastructure, it creates a system of checks and balances between central banks, governments, financial institutions, and the people.
Can the competition between cash and alternative forms of money be left to market forces alone? A growing number of countries are adopting policies to ensure continued access and acceptance of cash, including, in some cases, enshrining a right to cash in the constitution.
Literature review and methodological framework. An interdisciplinary approach, with insights from
The literature Review will be presented at a research Seminar in Istanbul on 6. November, during the Future of Cash Conference.
This seminar will bring together researchers from academia and central banks to discuss the issue and the implications for the organization of the cash cycle.
Following the research seminar, draft a white paper summarising the discussions and formulating recommendations.
These tasks should be finalized within six months.
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Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Send your application together with a detailed CV until July 31 to email@example.com. The project should start in August 2023.