Book notes: The future of money, by Eswar S Prasad

Prasad’s book is the best on the topic so far

The future of money, by Eswar Prasad

Eswar S Prasad: The future of money: how the digital revolution is transforming currencies and finance, Harvard University Press, 2021, 496 pages

Over the past years, I have read countless blogs, articles and books on the future of money. I found most of them disappointing reads. Experts in technology typically reveal a significant ignorance of the role of money in financial markets and the economy. The contributions written by monetary experts usually lack the necessary expertise in technology

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