Real Electronic Cash Versus Academic Electronic Cash Versus Paper Cash (Panel Report)

  • Jon Callas
  • Yvo Desmedt
  • Daniel Nagy
  • Akira Otsuka
  • Jean-Jacques Quisquater
  • Moti Yung
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5143)


Most electronic cash systems being deployed look very different from what academics have been envisioning over the last 3 decades. Experts on the panel gave different definitions for electronic cash, surveyed systems deployed in some countries, discussed reliability, privacy and security concerns. Moreover, electronic cash and advertisements were linked together.


anonymity availability advertising cash chip card credit card deployed systems electronic cash fraud hacking reliability 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jon Callas
    • 1
  • Yvo Desmedt
    • 2
  • Daniel Nagy
    • 3
  • Akira Otsuka
    • 4
  • Jean-Jacques Quisquater
    • 5
  • Moti Yung
    • 6
    • 7
  1. 1.PGP CorporationUSA
  2. 2.Dept. of Computer ScienceUniversity College LondonUK
  3. 3.ELTECRYPT research groupEötvös Lóránd UniversityBudapestHungary
  4. 4.RICSAISTTokyoJapan
  5. 5.UCL Crypto GroupLouvain-la-NeuveBelgium
  6. 6.Google Inc.USA
  7. 7.Computer Science, Columbia UniversityUSA

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