Why the Bretton Woods Committee Is Optimistic About Blockchain Technology

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“Money Reimagined” hosts Michael Casey and Sheila Warren are joined by Bretton Woods Committee Chair William C. Dudley and Commonsense Ventures Co-founder Deepika Sharma for an exclusive conversation about a new brief published by the Bretton Woods Committee on positive use cases for blockchain technology. The panel discusses how digital finance could transform financial services, touching on data privacy, low-cost transactions, and more.

CoinDesk’s “Money Reimagined,” a newsletter and podcast series, expands into television with the same critical look at the issues and people that are shaping the future of money and economics. The TV series builds on the success of the weekly podcast hosted by CoinDesk’s Chief Content Officer Michael Casey and the World Economic Forum’s Sheila Warren.

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