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Cashless Society

Top of Mind with Julie Rose
  • Jan 22, 2021 9:00 pm
  • 11:35

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention still encourages cashless transactions to help slow the spread of COVID-19, so is now the time to ditch the bills and jangling coins? UC Irvine professor Bill Maurer doesn't think it's a good idea. Maurer is an anthropologist who studies money in society. (Originally aired Jul 22, 2020).