Libra: Facebook’s Proposed Cryptocurrency


Shawn K. Guerriero (Editor)

Series: Economic Issues, Problems and Perspectives
BISAC: BUS114000

This book looks at Facebook’s proposed digital currency, Libra, and digital wallet, Calibra, and their impacts on consumers, investors, and the financial system. This venture is slated to be based in Switzerland, which has a history of being a monetary haven for criminals and shady corporations. Facebook’s plans raise serious privacy, trading, national security and monetary policy concerns.

Table of Contents


Chapter 1. Examining Facebook’s Proposed Cryptocurrency and Its Impact on Consumers, Investors, and the American Financial System

Chapter 2. Libra: A Facebook-Led Cryptocurrency Initiative
Rebecca M. Nelson and David W. Perkins