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Home All editions This edition, English, Book edition: Nevertheless, the appearance of the bank-note marks the first step in the development of banking as we understand it nowadays, that is, of a machinery for the manufacture of credit. 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.

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The meaning of money

Hartley Withers brushes away a good many of the or which in other text-books so greatly obscure the meaning of money. It also talks about how we should see and rethink the meaning of money differently. In order to set up a list of libraries that you have access to, you must first login or sign up.

The book talks so much about the English banking system,how and why the English Uk banking system was more efficient, effective, advanced and supperior to any other in the world, because it had never failed unlike the bank crises in the Americas in Published January 11th by General Books first published January 1st Approaching the problem from the conerete point of view, Mr.


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The Meaning of Money

Refresh and try again. The ths stage, 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.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The process of this evolution, also, was wihers enough, and the loss and uncertainty caused by the bad and debased coin currency withsrs the Middle Ages were rivalled by the ruin and disasters of the early days of banking, when notes were issued without any regard for the assets which were haryley them, or the ability of the issuer to meet them on presentation.

They must therefore hold some legal tender currency in their own tills or vaults, or they must have the right to demand it from the Bank of England, which is well described as “the bankers’ bank.

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The Meaning of Money by Hartley Withers. In other words, bankers can expand or Contract the real currency of the country by lending or by refusing to lend. Thanks for telling us about the problem. View online Borrow Buy. 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.

They are conducted by means of a fiduciary currency which bankers create by issuing cheque- books. Terrence marked it as to-read Feb 03, Books by Hartley Withers. Author Withers, Hartley, Paperback70 pages.

And a process of painful evolution finally decided that gold was best fitted to be that commodity. In a period of general optimism credit might be lavishly given, even though gold were scarce. Leakhena Heng marked it as to-read Nov 02, Pedro Jorge marked it as to-read Jun 17, John marked it as to-read Jun 01, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. To ask monsy readers questions about The Meaning of Moneyplease sign up.

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