This book places economic debates in their historical context and outlines how economic ideas have influenced swings in policy.Stamping silver and gold coins in the same dollar units meant that five silver $1 coins were interchangeable with a single $5 gold coin, unifying ... Whichever metal can now buy more on the world market will disappear from the home market.
|Title||:||The Clash of Economic Ideas|
|Author||:||Lawrence H. White|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2012-04-16|