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The big problem of small change, Thomas J. Sargent, Franc{u02DB}ois R. Velde

Label
The big problem of small change
Title
The big problem of small change
Statement of responsibility
Thomas J. Sargent, Franc{u02DB}ois R. Velde
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Sargent, Thomas J
Dewey number
332.4/94
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HG922
LC item number
.S27 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Velde, François R
Series statement
Princeton economic history of the Western world
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Money
  • Coins
  • Mints
Label
The big problem of small change, Thomas J. Sargent, Franc{u02DB}ois R. Velde
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 377-392) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PART I: A PROBLEM AND ITS CURE: Introduction -- A theory -- Our philosophy of history -- PART II: IDEAS AND TECHNOLOGIES: Technology -- Medieval ideas about coins and money -- Monetary theory in the Renaissance -- PART III: ENDEMIC SHORTAGES AND "NATURAL EXPERIMENTS": Clues -- Medieval coin shortages -- Medieval Florence -- Medieval Venice -- The price revolution in France -- Token and siege monies -- PART IV: CURES AND SIDE-EFFECTS: The age of copper -- Inflation in Spain -- Copycat inflation in Seventeenth-Century Europe -- England stumbles toward the solution -- Britain, the gold standard, and the standard formula -- The triumph of the standard formula -- Ideas, policies, and outcomes -- PART V: A FORMAL THEORY: The theory of full-bodied small change -- The model -- Shortages: causes and symptoms -- Arrangements to eliminate coin shortages -- Our model and our history -- Glossary
Control code
48376066
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xxi, 405 pages
Isbn
9780691029320
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001055481
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The big problem of small change, Thomas J. Sargent, Franc{u02DB}ois R. Velde
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 377-392) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PART I: A PROBLEM AND ITS CURE: Introduction -- A theory -- Our philosophy of history -- PART II: IDEAS AND TECHNOLOGIES: Technology -- Medieval ideas about coins and money -- Monetary theory in the Renaissance -- PART III: ENDEMIC SHORTAGES AND "NATURAL EXPERIMENTS": Clues -- Medieval coin shortages -- Medieval Florence -- Medieval Venice -- The price revolution in France -- Token and siege monies -- PART IV: CURES AND SIDE-EFFECTS: The age of copper -- Inflation in Spain -- Copycat inflation in Seventeenth-Century Europe -- England stumbles toward the solution -- Britain, the gold standard, and the standard formula -- The triumph of the standard formula -- Ideas, policies, and outcomes -- PART V: A FORMAL THEORY: The theory of full-bodied small change -- The model -- Shortages: causes and symptoms -- Arrangements to eliminate coin shortages -- Our model and our history -- Glossary
Control code
48376066
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xxi, 405 pages
Isbn
9780691029320
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001055481
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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