Modeling Monetary Economies / Edition 3

Modeling Monetary Economies / Edition 3

by Bruce Champ, Scott Freeman, Joseph Haslag
     
 

Organized into three sections of increasing complexity. Part One examines money in isolation--demand for fiat money, a comparison of fiat and commodity monies, inflation and exchange rate. The second section adds capital to study money's interaction with other assets and banking. Lastly, it looks at money's effect on saving, investment and output through its effect on… See more details below

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Organized into three sections of increasing complexity. Part One examines money in isolation--demand for fiat money, a comparison of fiat and commodity monies, inflation and exchange rate. The second section adds capital to study money's interaction with other assets and banking. Lastly, it looks at money's effect on saving, investment and output through its effect on nonmonetary government debt.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521177009
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
05/09/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
358
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.90(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
Pt. IMoney1
1A Simple Model of Money3
2Barter and Commodity Money33
3Inflation48
4International Monetary Systems74
5Price Surprises99
Pt. IIBanking115
6Capital117
7Liquidity and Financial Intermediation138
8Central Banking and the Money Supply150
9Money Stock Fluctuations169
10Fully Backed Central Bank Money185
11The Payments System200
12Bank Risk214
Pt. IIIGovernment Debt231
13Deficits and the National Debt233
14Savings and Investment255
15The Effect of the National Debt on Capital and Savings270
16The Temptation of Inflation288
References307
Author Index313
Subject Index315

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