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Seigniorage, banking, and the optimal quantity of money


  • Baltensperger, Ernst
  • Jordan, Thomas J.


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  • Baltensperger, Ernst & Jordan, Thomas J., 1997. "Seigniorage, banking, and the optimal quantity of money," Journal of Banking & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 21(6), pages 781-796, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:jbfina:v:21:y:1997:i:6:p:781-796

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    10. Soldatos, Gerasimos T. & Varelas, Erotokritos, 2014. "On the Quantity Theory of Money, Credit, and Seigniorage," MPRA Paper 57501, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    11. Patrick Honohan, 2003. "Taxation of Financial Intermediation : Theory and Practice for Emerging Economines," World Bank Publications, The World Bank, number 15122.

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