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The gold standard illusion : France, the Bank of France, and the international gold standard, 1914-1939

Author: Kenneth Mouré
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2002.
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Attributes the onset of the Great Depression to the workings of the international gold standard. The study provides a history of French gold policy and the Bank of France, re-examines interwar bank  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth Mouré
ISBN: 0199249040 9780199249046
OCLC Number: 48544538
Description: xiv, 297 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. The Gold Standard and Central Banking to 1914 --
2. The Worm in the Fruit, 1914-1920 --
3. Deflation in Practice, 1920-1924 --
4. The Franc in Peril, 1924-1926 --
5. The Guillotine's Clean Cut: The Bank of France and the Poincare Stabilization, 1926-1928 --
6. 'Rather a faith than a theory': Central Bank Co-operation, 1916-1930 --
7. The Gold Standard Illusion, 1928-1936 --
8. Towards Modern Central Banking, 1936-1939 --
9. Conclusions.
Responsibility: Kenneth Mouré.
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