The Rationale of Central Banking: And the Free Banking Alternative

By: Vera C. Smith

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0865970874 216 pages. Bibliography. Index. Reprint of the 1935 First Edition which was written as author's doctoral dissertation under the supervision of Friedrich A. Hayek at the London School of Economics. "Remains an authoritative and accurate summary of the theoretical arguments for and against free banking." - Milton Friedman. "A rare classic in monetary economics. Provides the best account available of how and why the United States and several European countries acquired the central banks that dominate their monetary systems today." - Lawrence H. White, U. of Georgia. Prior owner's ink stamp and signature upon half-title page else unmarked. Moderate wear. Moisture exposure to top edge of latter pages has resulted in minor waviness. Binding sound. Good working copy.

Title: The Rationale of Central Banking: And the Free Banking Alternative

Author Name: Vera C. Smith

Categories: Economics,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: USA, Liberty Fund Inc.: 1990

ISBN Number: 0865970874

ISBN Number 13: 9780865970878

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 429A5047

Keywords: BANKS BANKING CENTRAL BUSINESS ECONOMICS banks and Banking Central Europe United States Monetary Systems,