Implications for central banks of the development of electronic money.
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Published by Bank for International Settlements in Basle .
Written in English


  • Electronic funds transfers.,
  • Banks and banking -- Data processing.

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Includes bibliographical references.

ContributionsBank for International Settlements.
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p. ;
Number of Pages16
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Open LibraryOL16342953M
ISBN 10929131059X

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