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The development of monetary economics : a modern perspective on monetary controversies

Author: D P O'Brien
Publisher: Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : E. Elgar, ©2007.
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"The book seeks, through the examination of monetary controversies, to provide an historical perspective on modern understanding of monetary policy. It will be essential reading for economists with an interest in monetary economics and the history of economic thought."--BOOK JACKET.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
O'Brien, D.P. (Denis Patrick), 1939-
Development of monetary economics.
Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : E. Elgar, c2007
(OCoLC)654386076
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: D P O'Brien
ISBN: 1847202608 9781847202604
OCLC Number: 77257969
Description: xv, 265 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Bodin's analysis of inflation --
John Law : money and trade considered --
The rate of interest : Locke and his critics --
The currency and banking controversy --
Monetary base control --
The lender of last resort concept --
Bagehot and stabilisation --
Joplin's model : a formal statement --
Stability with an inbuilt cycle.
Responsibility: D.P. O'Brien.
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The literature of monetary economics has been characterised by controversy and changes in the received wisdom throughout its history. This book considers both the theory and the evidence involved in  Read more...

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