Crises, Epidemics and Digital Finance

In this episode of Looking Back Looking Forward, Professor Douglas Arner discusses the current state of the global pandemic as the world transitions from a health crisis into an economic and financial crisis. Discussing from the standpoint of digital finance, Professor Arner also addresses the response of the current crises relating to financial system liquidity and the need to have in place a sound and robust financial infrastructure.

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