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Draining the Swamp: Monetary and Fiscal Policy Reform

By: Barnard, Harvey F.

Price: $495.00

Publisher: USA, NESARA Institute: 2005

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 324H1391

ISBN: 0965112403

Condition: Very Good


0965112403 xxviii, 352 pages. Index. Footnotes. "Offers a new theory of money with specific proposals for replacing the nation's outdated monetary and tax policies, calls for general prosperity without sacrifice, and is written in plain language." - from dust jacket. Moderate quantity of pencil markings to contents otherwise clean and bright with light wear. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A quality copy. View more info

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A self-reliant future for Canada

By: Biddell, Jack

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, LNC Publications: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 429A5572

ISBN: 0921842333

Condition: Very Good


0921842333 315 pages. "...Outlines nothing less than a revolutionary strategy to resolve our national debt problem and put the unemployed back to work." - Peter C. Newman. Clean and unmarked with minimal wear. Very nice copy of this important and, unfortunately, unheeded work. View more info

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Reclaiming Canada's sovereignty: Maintaining our independence and life-style in a global economy

By: Biddell, Jack

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, LNC Publications: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 134A7102

ISBN: 0969466811

Condition: Good


0969466811 207 pages. "Canada is trapped and we Canadians are being skinned! All of us - except of course the truly affluent... are becoming second-class citizens... The things which really need to be done to restore the health of our economy and provide the jobs we need... are quite simple. They are described in this book." - from back cover. Author was a leading accountant with large Canadian firms. Moderate quantity of markings to contents. Light to moderate wear. Binding tight. Sound working copy. View more info

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The Economics of Inflation; A Study of Currency Depreciation in Post-War Germany 1914-1923

By: Bresciani-Turroni C et al

Price: $1,995.00

Publisher: New York, George Allen & Unwin: 1937

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 324G0645

ISBN: B0041SI5T0

Condition: Good


B0041SI5T0 464 pages. Index. Originally published in Italian in 1931. This first English edition substantially revised. Inside front board is the bookplate of M.L. Burstein, "One of the sharpest minds in economics of the last century" - from online reference. "The depreciation of the mark of 1914-1923, which is the subject of this work, is one of the outstanding episodes in the history of the twentieth century. Not only by reason of its magnitude but also by reason of its effects, it looms large on our horizon. It was the most colossal thing of its kind in history: and, next... View more info

Making Money: An Insider's Perspective on Finance, Politics, and Canada's Central Bank

By: Crow, John W.

Price: $119.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Wiley: 2002

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 42902281

ISBN: 0470831804

Condition: Fine


0470831804 256 pages including index. "Offers a rare glimpse behind the curtain of Canada's central bank: what it is, what it does, how it functions, and the policy choices and constraints it struggles with. Demystifies the arcane art of central banking, proving that the Bank of Canada matters in the life of every Canadian, and showing what it takes to have a good policy for money, whether in Canada or in any country." - from dust jacket. Clean, bright and unmarked. Very light wear to dust jacket. Splendid copy. View more info

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The Control and Distribution of Production

By: Douglas, Major C.H.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: London, Cecil Palmer: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 313C6804

Condition: Fair


175 pages. Considers the following issues: The Mechanism of Consumer Control; The Control of Policy in Industry; The Control of Production; A Mechanical View of Economics; Production and Prices; What is Capitalism?; The Question of Exports; Unemployment and Waste; Commentaries on World Politics. Binding intact. Library binding with usual markings. Above-average external wear. A sound copy. View more info

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The purchasing power of money;: Its determination and relation to credit, interest and crises,

By: Fisher, Irving

Price: $1,950.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan company: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 324H1042

ISBN: B00085AJVM

Condition: Fair


B00085AJVM xxii, 505 pages. Two fold-outs. "Sets forth the principles determining the purchasing power of money and applies those principles to the study of historical changes in that purchasing power, including in particular the recent change in 'the cost of living,' which has aroused worldwide discussion." - from Preface. Usual library markings. Above-average soiling and wear. Back hinge open. Front hinge starting. A worthy copy of this economic classic. FISHER M-169, MASUI p.1404, BATSON p. 93, COHEN 178. View more info

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The Theory of Interest as Determined By Impatience to Spend Income and Opportunity to Invest It

By: Fisher, Irving N.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: New York, Augustus M. Kelley Bookseller: 1961

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 324G4444

Condition: Good


566 pages. Index. Bibliography. Charts. Tables. Reprint of the 1930 first edition. "Light pencil markings to first portion of contents. Prior owner's name atop front free endpaper. Moderate wear. Binding tight. A quality copy of this classic work. COHEN 180. View more info

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Stable Money - A History of the Movement

By: Fisher, Irving; Cohrssen, Hans R.L. (Assistant)

Price: $1,995.00

Publisher: New York, Adelphi Company Publishers: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 313G3904

Condition: Good


442 pages. Index. Selected bibliography. Signature of Frank Cyril James upon front free endpaper. Dr. James earned a Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania in 1922 and went on to serve as Principal of McGill University from 1939 to 1962. - from online reference. This copy was apparently donated to McGill as its deaccession stamp is placed over Dr. James's signature and faint evidence remains of a label removed from the spine. "No one... can possibly appreciate the great importance of the subject of which this book treats until he has ... acquired a realizing sense of how, all his ... View more info

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Free Economy League of Canada Informational Leaflet

By: Free Economy League of Canada

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Free Economy League of Canada: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 349H0376

Condition: Good


10.3" x 7.9" sheet folded in half to create four-panel leaflet. Undated. Circa 1936. Contents: List of executive members of the organization; Declaration of policy; Four examples of the outstanding evils of present society; Seven advantages of the Gesell Scientific Monetary System; Constitution of this organization; lengthy quote by John Ruskin. Clean and unmarked with light wear and age-toning. A sound copy of this informative Canadian depression-era monetary reform memento. View more info

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Studies in the Quantity Theory of Money

By: Friedman, Milton - Editor and Contributor; Cagan, Phillip; Klein, John J.; Lerner, Eugene M.; Selden, Richard T.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, The University of Chicago Press: 1966

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 324G2120

Condition: Good


265 pages. Index. Fourth impression of the 1956 first edition. Gilt lettering upon dark blue backstrip. Contents include: The Quantitative Theory of Money - A Restatement; The Monetary Dynamics of Hyperinflation; German Money and Prices, 1932-44; Inflation in the Confederacy, 1861-65; Monetary Velocity in the United States. Prior owner's name atop front free endpaper, otherwise contents clean, bright and unmarked. Average wear. Binding tight. A sound copy. COHEN 94. View more info

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Money Mischief: Episodes in Monetary History

By: Friedman, Milton [Signed]

Price: $1,950.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1992

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 169H4109

ISBN: 0151620423

Condition: Very Good


0151620423 Signed, without inscription, by Milton Friedman upon half-title. 274 pages. References. "Discusses the creation of value: from stones to feathers to gold. Outlines the central role of monetary theory and shows how it can act to ignite or deepen inflation, as one instance. Explains, in layman's English, what the present monetary system in the United States - a system without historical precedent - means for your paycheck and savings book as well as for the global economy." - dust jacket. Milton Friedman [1912-2006] won the Nobel Prize for Economic Sciences in 1976. Clean and ... View more info

Money Makes the World Go Around: One Investor Tracks Her Cash Through the Global Economy, from Brooklyn to Bangkok and Back

By: Garson, Barbara

Price: $44.99

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Viking Adult: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16200979

ISBN: 0670866601

Condition: Fine


0670866601 342 pages including index. Author set out to discover the extent to which each of us is affected by the free flow of capital around a world without barriers? The result is this hilarious and instructive gallop through international finance. Few of the people she meets know or care about capital flows, but by the time the tour is over, the mechanisms of global finance are no longer obsure or abstract. Part detective story, part business report, this is a primer on today's dizzying economic dynamic and a surprising account of modern life. Unread. Clean and unmarked with faint si... View more info

The economic consequences of Quebec sovereignty

By: Grady, Patrick

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Fraser Institute: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 71408722

ISBN: 0889751374

Condition: Very Good


0889751374 168 pages. Provides the first comprehensive and objective look at this critical issue, considering all important aspects including fiscal flows, trade relations, migration, division of the public debt, and monetary arrangements. Light pencil underlining and marginalia throughout. Light wear. View more info

New Money for Healthy Communities

By: Greco, Thomas H.

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, Greco Pub: 1995

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 42903816

ISBN: 0962520829

Condition: Very Good


0962520829 201 pages including references and index. The how-to manual for local trading systems. Describes exchange alternatives which reward people fairly and reflect the reality of an abundant earth. Show how voluntary groups can revitalize local economies. Outlines the true nature of money and new approaches to transforming money. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info

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Post-War Monetary Stabilization

By: Gustav Cassel

Price: $650.00

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 324H1146

ISBN: B000V6I08M

Condition: Good


B000V6I08M iv, 109 pp. Index. Three lectures on post-war monetary stabilization delivered by Professor Cassel at Columbia University in concert with the Julius Beer Foundation. Lecture titles include: Inflation and Stabilization of Currencies, The Stabilization of the Value of Gold, and The New Gold Standard. "Cassel was beyond doubt one of the outstanding figures in economic science during the inter-war period. His authority was second only to that of Lord Keynes, and his advice was eagerly sought on many occasions by his own Government and by foreign Governments." - Paul Enzig. ... View more info

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The Art of Central Banking

By: Hawtrey, R.G.

Price: $495.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Co.: 1933

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 313A2318

Condition: Good


464 pages. Index. Chapters include: French Monetary Policy; Speculation and Collapse in Wall Street; Consumers' Income and Outlay; The Art of Central Banking; Money and Index-Numbers; Mr. Keynes's Treatise on Money; International Short-Term Investment; Remedies for Unemployment. Prior owner's name, dated 1939, atop front free endpaper else unmarked. Binding sound. Minimal occasional foxing. Only moderate wear to forest green cloth-covered boards. Clearly legible gilt lettering upon backstrip. A quality copy. [Rist p. 311] View more info

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Geldtheorie Und Konjunkturtheorie (Common English Title: Monetary Theory and the Trade Cycle)

By: Hayek, Friedrich A. von

Price: $9,500.00

Publisher: Germany, Holder-Pichler-Tempsky A.G.: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 313A9146

Condition: Good


xii, 147, 2 [ads] pp. Index. "Beitrage zur Konjunkturforschung - Herausgegeben vom Osterreichischen Institut fur Konjunkturforschung nr. 1" - front cover. Text in German. In 1933 this work appeared for the first time in English as "Monetary Theory and the Trade Cycle". Hayek went on to share the Nobel Prize in Economics in 1974. Moderate wear to original brown paper wrappers. Binding sound. Small chip from top of backstrip. Top corners of last five leaves were folded. Several mostly imperceptible pencil erasures in first 66 pages. A well-preserved example of the firs... View more info

Monetary Nationalism and International Stability (Reprints of economic classics)

By: Hayek, Friedrich A. Von

Price: $295.00

Publisher: New York, Augustus m Kelley Pubs: 1964

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 313G1380

ISBN: 0678000476

Condition: Good


0678000476 94 pages. Contains five talks entitled: National Monetary Systems; The Function of International Flows of Money; Independent Currencies; International Capital Movements; The Problems of a Really International Standard. "... Discusses the general ideas mainly responsible for the rise of Monetary Nationalism and to which it is mainly due that policies and practices which not long ago would have been frowned upon by all responsible financial experts, are now generally employed throughout the world." - from Preface. Usual library markings. Few light pencil markings to conten... View more info

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The breakdown of money: An historical explanation

By: Hollis, Christopher

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, Sheed & Ward inc: 1937

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 324H1448

ISBN: B00087042Y

Condition: Good


B00087042Y Reprint of the 1934 first edition. 232 pages. "It is impossible to understand history without understanding its financial causes. - Count Corti and the House of Rothschild. - The danger of not understanding when debts can and cannot be paid. - The need for schools to teach about money." - from Introduction. Unmarked. Foxing to edges. Moderate wear to publisher's reddish-brown cloth. No jacket. Binding intact. A sound copy. View more info