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Money: The Unauthorized Biography

Money: The Unauthorized Biography

by Felix Martin

Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780307962430
Pages: 336
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 9 Mb
Date posting: 2020-10-23
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From ancient currency to Adam Smith, from the gold standard to shadow banking and the Great Recession: a sweeping historical epic that traces the development and evolution of one of humankind?s greatest inventions. What is money, and how does it work? In this tour de force of political, cultural and economic history, Felix Martin challenges nothing less than our conventional understanding of money. He describes how the Western idea of money emerged from interactions between ...