Easy Money: Evolution of Money from Robinson Crusoe to the First World War

Easy Money: Evolution of Money from Robinson Crusoe to the First World War

by Vivek Kaul

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789352777549
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers India
Publication date: 05/05/2018
Sold by: HARPERCOLLINS
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 344
Sales rank: 461,484
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Vivek Kaul is a writer who has worked at senior positions with the Daily News and Analysis (DNA) and the Economic Times. His latest book, India's Big Government - The Intrusive State and How It Is Hurting Us, has just been published. Currently, Vivek writes an eponymous 'Diary and Letter' for equitymaster.com.

Table of Contents

Foreword Satyajit Das
Introduction
Why Robinson Crusoe Did Not Need Money
Gold Is Useful Because It Is Useless
The Merchant of Venice
The Bank of England
The Other Life of Isaac Newton
Paper Money during the Revolutions
How Bank of England Became a Central Bank
When the Crumbled
The Gold Rush
The Creature from Jekyll Island
Between the Wars
Conclusion : This Time Is Not Different
Appendix : Double Your Money in 45 Days
Index

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