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The Meaning of Money by Hartley Withers

We were unable to find this edition in any bookshop we are able to search. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The first witherz, as we have seen, was from barter, by which goods were exchanged for goods to purchase, by which goods were exchanged for one commodity of universal acceptability.

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Home All editions This mewning, English, Book edition: Books by Hartley Withers. The process of this evolution, also, was painful enough, and the loss and uncertainty caused by the bad and debased coin currency of the Middle Ages harfley rivalled by the ruin and disasters of the early days of banking, when notes were issued without any regard for the assets which were behind them, or the ability of the issuer to meet them on presentation.


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It is in this way that the quantity of gold in a country affects—we cannot say determines—the quantity of currency. University of Western Australia Library. Paperback70 pages.

Set up My libraries How do I set up “My libraries”? University of Western Australia. These online bookshops told us they have this item: One factor which must guide their operations is the necessity of being able to meet a demand for legal tender currency,—i.

Hartley Withers’s useful book on The Meaning of Money, which is intended, as he says in the preface, to give the ‘ordinary man the means of. Sep 29, Osamuyi Okpame rated it liked it. This single location in South Australia: These 2 locations in All: Separate different tags with a comma.

Muhammad Siddique is currently reading it Apr 18, You also may like to try some of these bookshopswhich may or may not sell this item. Then set up a personal list of libraries from your profile page by clicking on your user name at the top right of any screen. Published January 11th by General Books first published January 1st Hartley Withers’s pithily expressed testimonial to English financiers, when he says: In other words, bankers can expand or Contract the real currency of the country by lending or by refusing to lend.

The meaning of money

No trivia or quizzes yet. And then “intelligent” humans put the whole pyramid on limited amount of gold, and they can’t even crea The whole business of business is often to sell unneeded things to people who have no money for pay for it. Approaching the problem from the conerete point of view, Mr. In order to set up a list of libraries that you have access to, you must first login or sign up.


The Meaning of Money

Trivia About The Meaning of Money. None of your libraries hold this item. The machine is a miracle of ease and efficiency. But an enormous expansion of trade was made possible when it was discovered that gold could be economized by the use of paper which represented and multiplied it, and when confidence in a banker became sufficiently established to induce the community to circulate his promises to pay instead of pieces of metal.

They are conducted by means of a fiduciary currency which bankers create by issuing cheque- books.

Spectator Archive by Netcopy. Physical Description xiv, p. Pedro Jorge marked it as to-read Jun 17, His view that a cheque ought to be treated as cash in dealing with the meaninb of money lie describes as being perhaps heretical.

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