Paper Money

Author: Ken Follett
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 0330523295
Size: 66.84 MB
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Paper Money from the Author: Ken Follett. In Paper Money three seemingly unrelated events occur on a single morning in London. An MP wakes up after spending the night with a beautiful young woman. A tycoon meets a leading Bank of England official for breakfast. And an underworld gang boss briefs his crew. Nothing so far to keep the tabloid editors awake. Until ambitious young reporter Kevin Hart uncovers his first promising link . . . What he begins to uncover is conspiracy; conspiracy to defraud, whatever the human cost. On one unforgettable day in the capital, fortunes will be destroyed and ideals will be shattered by the discovery that the whole truth is too dangerous to print, in best-selling author Ken Follett's intricately plotted thriller.

A Guide Book Of United States Paper Money

Author: Arthur L. Friedberg
Publisher: Whitman Publishing
ISBN: 9780794842307
Size: 50.58 MB
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A Guide Book Of United States Paper Money from the Author: Arthur L. Friedberg. Prices all federal series issued in the United States from the Civil War to the present day, and provides a basic history of U.S. paper money.

Paper Money

Author: Ian Angus
Publisher: Ward Lock Limited.
ISBN: 9780706310252
Size: 43.85 MB
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Paper Money from the Author: Ian Angus.

Paper Money Of The United States

Author: Arthur Friedberg
Publisher: Coin & Currency Institute
ISBN: 0871845199
Size: 27.18 MB
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Paper Money Of The United States from the Author: Arthur Friedberg. Lists and displays values for paper currency made in the United States.

Fiat Paper Money

Author: Ralph T. Foster
ISBN: 9780964306615
Size: 14.46 MB
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Fiat Paper Money from the Author: Ralph T. Foster.

Kansas Paper Money

Author: Steve Whitfield
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786454261
Size: 75.65 MB
Format: PDF
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Kansas Paper Money from the Author: Steve Whitfield. "This book provides a heavily illustrated pictorial and written history of the paper bank notes and scrip issued by and for Kansans, from the time Kansas became a U.S. territory in 1854 to the end of the National Bank note issuing period in 1935. Appendices examine reproductions of Kansas' obsolete paper currency, altered notes and write-in scrip"--Provided by publisher.

Confederate States Paper Money

Author: Arlie R. Slabaugh
Publisher: Krause Publications
ISBN: 1440230862
Size: 43.39 MB
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Confederate States Paper Money from the Author: Arlie R. Slabaugh. Intriguing and Authoritative! Filled with fascinating history and an easy-to-use, full-color catalog of issues, the twelfth edition of Confederate States Paper Money will delight and inform every Confederate note collector, from novice to expert. It features: Full-color images of all major Confederate States currency from the Civil War through Reconstruction. Authoritative pricing in up to six grades for Confederate state issues. Complete coverage of Upham and other facsimile notes, as well as bogus notes, enigmatical issues, advertising notes, uncut sheets and errors. Featuring the work of text of legendary numismatist Arlie Slabaugh and pricing by William Bradimore, no paper money enthusiast's library is complete without Confederate States Paper Money, 12th edition.

The Curse Of Cash

Author: Kenneth S. Rogoff
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400883210
Size: 23.66 MB
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The Curse Of Cash from the Author: Kenneth S. Rogoff. From the New York Times bestselling author of This Time Is Different, "a fascinating and important book" (Ben Bernanke) about phasing out most paper money to fight crime and tax evasion—and to battle financial crises by tapping the power of negative interest rates The world is drowning in cash—and it's making us poorer and less safe. In The Curse of Cash, Kenneth Rogoff, one of the world’s leading economists, makes a persuasive and fascinating case for an idea that until recently would have seemed outlandish: getting rid of most paper money. Even as people in advanced economies are using less paper money, there is more cash in circulation—a record $1.4 trillion in U.S. dollars alone, or $4,200 for every American, mostly in $100 bills. And the United States is hardly exceptional. So what is all that cash being used for? The answer is simple: a large part is feeding tax evasion, corruption, terrorism, the drug trade, human trafficking, and the rest of a massive global underground economy. As Rogoff shows, paper money can also cripple monetary policy. In the aftermath of the recent financial crisis, central banks have been unable to stimulate growth and inflation by cutting interest rates significantly below zero for fear that it would drive investors to abandon treasury bills and stockpile cash. This constraint has paralyzed monetary policy in virtually every advanced economy, and is likely to be a recurring problem in the future. The Curse of Cash offers a plan for phasing out most paper money—while leaving small-denomination bills and coins in circulation indefinitely—and addresses the issues the transition will pose, ranging from fears about privacy and price stability to the need to provide subsidized debit cards for the poor. While phasing out the bulk of paper money will hardly solve the world’s problems, it would be a significant step toward addressing a surprising number of very big ones. Provocative, engaging, and backed by compelling original arguments and evidence, The Curse of Cash is certain to spark widespread debate.