Seigniorage and Dollarisation
Central banking, Vol. 10, No. 4, p. 77, 1999-2000
12 Pages Posted: 16 Apr 2011
Date Written: December 1, 1999
Dollarisation is becoming a viable option for a number of countries, but the potential loss of seigniorage is a major obstacle. The paper reviews existing seigniorage sharing arrangements and discusses issues in the design of the new ones.
Keywords: dollarisation, seigniorage, monetary unions, central banking
JEL Classification: F3, F4, O, P, H
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