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Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs)

A Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) is the digital form of a country's fiat currency that is also a claim on the central bank. Instead of printing money, the central bank issues electronic coins or account backed by the full faith and credit of the government. -Atlantic Council

| A Blockchain-based Framework for Central Bank Digital Currency - Han, Yuan, Wang 2019
| An Innovation In Payments - R3 2020
| Central Banking for All - Federal Reserve Bank Philadelphia 2020
| Central Bank Digital Currencies Highlight Bitcoins Value Proposition - Grayscale 2020
| Central Banking in the Digital Age - Brookings Institute 2018
| Central Banks and the Future of Digital Money - Consensys 2020
| Central Bank Digital Currency and the Future of Monetary Policy - Bordo and Levin 2017
| Central Bank Digital Currencies and Distributed Ledger Technology - Fernández de Lis and Sebastián 2019
| Central Banks and Distributed Ledger Technology - World Economic Forum 2019
| Design choices for Central Bank Digital Currency - Brookings Institute 2020
| Designing Central Bank Digital Currencies - International Monetary Fund 2019
| Digital Currencies and Stablecoins: Risks and Opportunities - Group of Thirty 20120
| Digital Currency Revolution - Centre for the Study of Financial Innovation 2020
| Digitalization of Money - Brunnermeier, James, Landau 2019
| Exploring a U.S. Central Bank Digital Currency - Digital Dollar Project 2020
| Features, Options, Pros, and Cons - BBVA 2019
| Impacts of Digital Currency on China's Monetary System - Qianru Xiang 2015
| List of All Current Central Bank Digital Currency and Stablecoin Initiatives - (external link) - Security Token Advisors 2020
| Monetary policy with a central bank digital currency - Bank of England 2018
| Money and Central Bank Digital Currency - Asian Development Bank 2019
| Public or Private: The Future of Money - European Parliament 2019
| Objectives, Preconditions, and Design Choices - De Nederlandsche Bank 2020
| Opportunities, Challenges and Design - Bank of England 2020
| Perspective of a Couple of Canadian Central Bankers - Bank of Canada 2019
| Policy Trilemma of Central Bank Digital Currency - Ole Bjerg 2017
| Potential Reasons for Issuing a CBDC - Banque de France Taskforce 2020
| Policymaker Toolkit - World Economic Forum 2020
| Regulatory Challenges and Risks for Central Bank Digital Currency - Int'l Telecommunication Union 2019
| Rise of Central Bank Digital Currencies - PricewaterhouseCoopers 2019
| Understanding Central Bank Digital Currencies - Institute and Faculty of Actuaries 2019

Research Papers - Table of Contents

| Bitcoin Lightning Network - (12 reports)
| Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) - (32 reports)
| CBDC Special Reports by the Bank of International Settlements (BIS) - (11 reports)
| Coins, Tokens & Cryptocurrency Whitepapers - (39 reports)
| Cryptocurrency Crime, Terrorism & National Security - (43 reports)
| Decentralized Finance (DeFi) - (10 reports)
| Investment Bank, Hedge Fund & Analyst Reports - (39 reports)
| Mining Bitcoin & Cryptocurrencies - (33 reports)
| Proof of Stake (PoS) - Security Consensus - (29 reports)
| Proof of Work (PoW) - Security Consensus - (15 reports)
| Stablecoins - (9 reports)
| Think Tank, Government & Legal/Accounting Reports - (81 reports)
| Understanding Austrian Economics and Bitcoin - (16 reports)
| University Faculty, PhD Candidate & Graduate Student Research - (35 reports)

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