Cashless Cities: Realizing the benefits of digital payments

Resource published October 15, 2017

Over the last decade, our society has seen a proliferation of digital commerce.

Everything from the range of goods and services we buy to how we buy them has drastically shifted toward digital, bringing significant benefits to consumers, businesses and economies. As the world becomes more connected and the use of digital payments continues to rise, what is the likely outcome for global economies?

Visa set out to answer this question in a new study, conducted by Roubini Thoughtlab, which examines the estimated economic impact of increasing the use of digital payment in 100 major cities around the globe. Here are the results.

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