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The Libra Effect: Central-bank digital currencies

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Table of contents

Introduction

Part One: Libra as i-Money

  •             Cryptocurrencies: Bitcoin and Ethereum
  •             What is money?
  •             Stablecoins and i-money

Digital fiat

  •             Digital-currency designs
  •             Synthetic CBDC
  •             Private cross-border payment initiatives

Monetary authorities’ response

  •             China’s digital RMB
  •             The e-RMB abroad?
  •             Other official responses

Monetary policy and financial markets

  •             China versus the dollar
  •             Payments
  •             Credit

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