‘Adorned with endangered or extinct species in denominations such as $6.66, the real value of $10 with environmental costs factored in.’ By Jonathan Franzen (Photograph: Joseph Sohm/Jonathan Franzen)

Global economic meltdown, the euro crisis and Occupy protests – this year has been dominated by financial issues. But what is money anyway? We invited writers and artists including Jonathan Franzen, Margaret Atwood and Naomi Klein to invent new currencies and banknotes for a changed

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