This page contains a brief TUTORIAL on the methods and ideas underlying €-coin.
The tutorial can be downloaded here in pdf format.
Further material can be found in the speech by Banca d'Italia Deputy Director General Ignazio Visco held in London on September 20 2007.
For further technical details on €-coin, see “New Eurocoin: tracking economic growth in real time”, Banca d’Italia, Temi di Discussione N.631. http://www.bancaditalia.it/pubblicazioni/econo/temidi/td07/td631_07/td631 or CEPR Discussion Paper, No. 5633. http://www.cepr.org/pubs/new-dps/dplist.asp?dpno=5633