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Global Assets Project Podcast: Farewell to the Greenback

Published:   May 7, 2012
Fans of the West Wing will fondly remember Rob Lowe’s character Sam Seaborn’s passionate diatribe against the penny, which this year our Canadian neighbors decided to get rid of. Author David Wolman, who recently sat down with the New American Foundation’s Global Assets Project for an interview, recently lived without cash for one year as research for his book “The End of Money,” which he initially thought would be a “eulogy meets valentine to banknotes and little metal plugs.”

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