In addition to supporting original academic research in the area of payment cards and related issues, the Center also emphasizes the development of more generally accessible industry analyses. Academic research papers are included in the Bank's Research Department Working Paper series and less theoretical industry analyses are published as Discussion Papers. These papers, prepared by Center staff and Bank colleagues, may be motivated by topics from workshops and forums or by other industry developments of interest to the authors.
The Discussion Paper series is available in pdf format on the Center's web site. A chronological listing of programs posted to the site to date follows: