Central Banks Retail Digital Currencies: Risks and Prospects of Emission
Monitoring of Russia's Economic Outlook. Trends and Challenges of Socio-economic Development. Moscow. 2020. No. 13, pp. 7-11
5 Pages Posted: 30 Sep 2020
Date Written: August 13, 2020
Currently, there are several dozen countries worldwide, developing central bank digital currencies (CBDCs). However, their emission is associated not only with potential benefits, but also with significant risks. This explains the caution of the monetary authorities when making decisions to launch such projects.
Keywords: Russian economy, central banks, digital currencies
JEL Classification: E58
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