Benjamin Franklin and the birth of a paper money economy
AbstractThis publication, an essay based on a lecture presented at the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia by Professor Farley Grubb of the University of Delaware, tells readers about Benjamin Franklin’s role in the debate about devising a system of paper money in the colonies and his monetary philosophy.
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Bibliographic InfoThis book is provided by Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia in its series Monograph with number 2006bfatboapm and published in 2006.
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- Farley Grubb, 2007. "Benjamin Franklin and the Birth of a Paper Money Economy," Working Papers 07-01, University of Delaware, Department of Economics.
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- Farley Grubb, 2012.
"Chronic Specie Scarcity and Efficient Barter: The Problem of Maintaining an Outside Money Supply in British Colonial America,"
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18099, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
- Farley Grubb, 2012. "Chronic Specie Scarcity and Efficient Barter: The Problem of Maintaining an Outside Money Supply in British Colonial America ," Working Papers 12-08, University of Delaware, Department of Economics.
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