TITLE

The privatization of currency and seigniorage

AUTHOR(S)
DePrince Jr., Albert E.; Ford, William F.
PUB. DATE
January 1997
SOURCE
Business Economics;Jan1997, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an analysis of stored-value cards (SVCs), their economic policy implications and their potential impact on American consumers, financial institutions and the corporate sector. Marketing of SVCs by banks primarily as a substitute for Federal Reserve currency; Commercial prospects for SVCs; Fiscal effects of monetary privatization via SVCs.
ACCESSION #
9701221953

 

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