|Author (Person)||Brunnermeier, Markus, Landau, Jean-Pierre|
|Author (Corporate)||European Parliament: DG Internal Policies|
|Series Title||EPRS Studies|
|Series Details||PE 703.337|
|Publication Date||January 2022|
|Content Type||Research Paper|
The study identifies the fundamental rationale for a possible issuance of a digital euro: to preserve the role of public money in a digital economy. It outlines the policy options, trade-offs as well as design issues that its creation would raise.
This document was provided by the Policy Department for Economic, Scientific and Quality of Life Policies at the request of the committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON).
|Subject Categories||Economic and Financial Affairs|
|Subject Tags||Monetary Affairs|
|Keywords||Euro | Single Currency
|International Organisations||European Union [EU]|