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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (1): 177–178.
Published: 01 March 2000
...Neil T. Skaggs By Steven P. Reti. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1998. x; 214 pp.$59.95. Duke University Press 2000 BR.Hope32.1.bookreviews 5/4/00 1:45 PM Page 177 Book Reviews 177 Silver...
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History of Political Economy (2010) 42 (4): 747–772.
Published: 01 November 2010
... of the family’s property that was seized during the oligarchic takeover, “seven hundred shields belonging to us, together with gold, silver, brass, ornaments, furniture and women’s clothing to an amount far beyond their expectations, besides a hundred and twenty slaves” (Lysias 1930, 12.19). Beyond...
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History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (S1): 69–91.
Published: 01 December 1990
... but by law (Ethica Nicomachea v.5.1133a, 29-32). He expresses this view even more distinctly in his Politics, where he says that lmen agreed to employ in their dealings with each other something for example iron, silver, and the like,' and offers this as his explanation of the origin of money (i.9.1257a , 36...
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History of Political Economy (2012) 44 (1): 157–180.
Published: 01 March 2012
... . “ ‘The Ruin of Their Diana’: Lowndes, Locke, and the Bankers .” HOPE 36 ( 3 ): 533 – 56 . Locke John . ( 1695 ) 1991 . Further Considerations concerning Raising the Value of Money, wherein Mr. Lowndes’s Arguments for It in His Late Report concerning An Essay for the Amendment of Silver Coins...
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History of Political Economy (1999) 31 (2): 317–335.
Published: 01 June 1999
... Nature du Commerce en Général . Edited by Henry Higgs. London: Macmillan. Coleman , W. O. 1995 . Rationalism and Anti-Rationalism in the Origins of Economics . Cheltenham, England: Edward Elgar. Conduitt , J. [ 1784 ] 1896. Observations upon the Present State of Our Gold and Silver...
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History of Political Economy (1972) 4 (1): 89–112.
Published: 01 March 1972
...- sirability of keeping both gold and silver in circulation at a fixed exchange parity. The purpose of this article is to restate the main arguments of the bimetallists, within the framework of general equilibrium, in an at- tempt to resolve part, if not most, of the controversy. The problem...
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History of Political Economy (2004) 36 (3): 533–556.
Published: 01 September 2004
...-Century England . Princeton:Princeton University Press. Brewer, John. 1988 . The Sinews of Power:War, Money, and the English State, 1688-1783 . Cambridge: Harvard University Press. Challis, Christopher E. 1992 . Lord Hastings to the Great Silver Recoinage. In A New History of the English Mint...
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History of Political Economy (1977) 9 (1): 122–143.
Published: 01 March 1977
... countries of the world, but particularly India. Owing to a sudden increase in the world production of silver, the price of silver began to fall everywhere, and the rate of exchange of the Indian rupee also dropped, as it was a silver monometallic c~rrency.~The falling exchange rate was also...
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History of Political Economy (1991) 23 (1): 13–39.
Published: 01 March 1991
... to an analysis of gold and silver standards, and particularly to the hotly debated issue in the last quarter of the nineteenth century: bimetallism. The functions of money-unit (standard) of value, means of payment, store of value, and standard for deferred payments-are indeed ex- plicitly referred...
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History of Political Economy (2020) 52 (1): 171–190.
Published: 01 February 2020
..., the more expensive gold and silver will be relative to all other commodi- ties (Grieve 2019: 760). But that is not all that Smith is saying : The proportion between the value of gold and silver and that of goods of any other kind, depends in all cases . . . upon the richness or poverty of the mines...
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History of Political Economy (2007) 39 (3): 435–452.
Published: 01 September 2007
... in Constantinople, and it contains Sir Dudley’s earliest applications of deductive analysis to questions of the relative prices between silver bullion, silver coins of different types, and commodities. In Choksy / North on Monies and Prices 437 it, he gives a historical summary...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (1): 61–82.
Published: 01 March 2000
.... In Economisti del Cinque e Seicento , edited by Augusto Graziani. Bari: Laterza. ____. 1924 . A brief Treatise on the Causes which can make Gold and Silver plentiful in Kingdoms where there are no Mines. In Early Economic Thought , edited by Arthur E. Monroe. Cambridge: Harvard University Press. Steiner...
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History of Political Economy (1990) 22 (2): 321–340.
Published: 01 June 1990
... of a unit of account. For this reason, he observes, silver was used as money, because “It could be brought to a Standard in Fineness, so was certain as to its Quality” (1705,6) and because of other properties, i.e., its ease of delivery, transportability, durability, and homogeneity...
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History of Political Economy (1980) 12 (2): 282–290.
Published: 01 June 1980
... further argued that, with money, men” “by a tacit and voluntary consent found out a way, how a man may fairly possess more land than he himself can use the product of, by receiving in exchange for the overplus, Gold and Silver, which may be hoarded up without injury to anyone, these metalls...
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History of Political Economy (2016) 48 (2): 225–263.
Published: 01 June 2016
... copper and silver output (Munro 2003). Throughout his active career as a theologian and reformer Luther remained closely involved with the industrial development and restructuring of the Thuringian copper smelting industry; he did so well into the 1540s (for examples and more detail, see...
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History of Political Economy (2004) 36 (1): 131–161.
Published: 01 March 2004
... . Reprinted in The History of Gold and Silver , edited by Lawrence White. London: Pickering &Chatto. Foucault, Michel. 1979 . Discipline and Punish: The Birth of the Prison . New York: Vintage. Frankel, Herbert. 1978 . Two Philosophies of Money: The Conflict of Trust and Authority . New York...
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History of Political Economy (1979) 11 (2): 254–270.
Published: 01 June 1979
... attributed to a source that is strongly monetary-oriented and also strongly implies the importance of efficient exchange. Regarding the ways in which species may be exchanged for each other, the Mishna” states: “Gold acquires silver, but silver does not acquire gold; copper acquires...
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History of Political Economy (2007) 39 (2): 253–262.
Published: 01 June 2007
... into smaller quantities without loss. These essential properties of money, Turgot ([1766] 1977, 61–62) argued, were best met by the metals, particularly the precious metals, gold and silver. Turgot recognized that other commodities were capable of serving as money. He mentioned the use of shells...
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History of Political Economy (2009) 41 (2): 383–406.
Published: 01 June 2009
... (against manufactures) at ratios of the labor expended on production, as Smith was to state (too strongly, per- haps) at a later point in WN: The proportion between the value of gold and silver and that of goods of any other kind, depends in all cases, not upon the nature or quan- tity of any...
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History of Political Economy (2000) 32 (2): 317–346.
Published: 01 June 2000
... . . . two or three thousand years,” that its magnitude is “very little affected” by incre- ments gained over shorter periods, even those of a “half century or cen- tury together.” Consequently, the purchasing power of silver, although varying “greatly from...