AbstractAn inter-governmental body is encouraging the replacement of currency with the objective of discouraging illegal economic activities. This policy is analyzed in a search-theoretic monetary economy with government enforcement. Individuals choose a legal or illegal production and settle trades via quid-pro-quo or monetary exchange.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Purdue University, Department of Economics in its series Purdue University Economics Working Papers with number 1124.
Length: 39 pages
Date of creation: Nov 1999
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MONEY ; LAW ; GAME THEORY;
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- E40 - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics - - Money and Interest Rates - - - General
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