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Cash and the coronavirus

Anwar Mohammed (PhD student) recently published an op-ed about our changing relationship with money in The Conversation.

Jul 08, 2020

Political Science PhD student, Anwar Mohammed, recently published an op-ed discussing how the pandemic has acted as a catalyst for change, in this case a global shift to cashless societies. The article, Cash and the coronavirus: COVID-19 is changing our relationship with money, analyzes digital currency pilots and experiments across the globe. The article highlights the implications of introducing a digital currency in the midst of a crisis.