Professor Ravi Sarathy presented on Digital Money and Payments Revolution as part of the Center for Emerging Markets Nardone Seminar Series.

Abstract

“Digital currencies are gaining attention as a means of payment.  I’ll discuss the evolution and significance of digital currencies and payment systems, government responses in the form of Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs), the ensuing competition with private stablecoins and cryptocurrencies, and the strategic impact of the rise of digital currency on financial inclusion”.