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Naked money : a revealing look at what it is and why it matters / Charles Wheelan.

Book Book ([2016])
Description: xx, 348 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2016]
3 of 4 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Winthrop. (Show preferred library)
0 current holds with 4 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Winthrop Adult Nonfiction 332.4 Whe 2016 (Text to Phone) Available -
Danvers Adult Nonfiction (3rd Floor) HG 256 W44 2016 (Text to Phone) Available -
Merrimack College Stacks (2nd) HG256 .W44 2016 (Text to Phone) Available -
Salem Adult Non-Fiction 332.4/WHEELAN (Text to Phone) Checked out 12/11/2018

  • ISBN: 9780393069020
  • ISBN: 0393069028
  • Edition: First edition.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-329) and index.
Contents: Part I: What it is -- 1. What is money -- 2. Inflation and deflation -- 3. The science, art, politics, and psychology of prices -- 4. Credit and crashes -- 5. Central banking -- 6. Exchange rates and the global financial system -- 7. Gold -- Part II: Why it matters -- 8. A quick tour of American monetary history -- 9. 1929 and 2008 -- 10. Japan -- 11. The Euro -- 12. The United States and China -- 13. The future of money -- 14. Doing central banking better.
Summary: "The best-selling author of Naked Statistics and Naked Economics explores the colorful world of money and banking to answer such questions as how money creation is used to counter financial crises, why the shared European currency has caused so much trouble and how Bitcoin will impact the future"--NoveList.
Citation: Wheelan, Charles J. "Naked money : a revealing look at what it is and why it matters." New York : W.W. Norton & Company, 2016.

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