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Invisible Hand Explanations: the Case of Menger's Explanation of the 'Origin of Money'

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  • N. Emrah Aydinonat

    (Erasmus Institute for Philosophy & Economics; Erasmus University Rotterdam & The Netherlands & Faculty of Political Sciences; Ankara University Turkey)

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Menger's explanation of the 'Origin of Money' is one of the paradigmatic examples of invisible hand explanations. This paper examines Menger's explanation in detail and comments on the characteristics of invisible hand explanations.

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Paper provided by EconWPA in its series Method and Hist of Econ Thought with number 0004001.

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Date of creation: 05 Apr 2000
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Handle: RePEc:wpa:wuwpmh:0004001

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Keywords: invisible hand; invisible hand explanations; Menger; origin of Money; Explanation;

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  1. Mikael Stenkula, 2003. "Carl Menger and the network theory of money," The European Journal of the History of Economic Thought, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 10(4), pages 587-606.

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