- Economy | April 7, 2017
The IMF has published a Working Paper on “de-cashing”. It advises governments who want to abolish cash against the will of their citizenry. Move slowly, start with harmless seeming measures, is part of that advice. The de-cashing process could build on the initial & largely uncontested steps, such as the phasing out of large denomination bills, ceilings on cash transactions, etc.