Monetary Markets 4000BC-2000AD

ECON310S

A reading and discussion course covering the “invention” of money and the development of money markets and institutions over the past 6000 years. How the need to lower transaction costs and to stabilize the value of monetary instruments over time shaped the payment technology and the underlying institutions. Pre-requisites: ECON205D and 210D. One course.

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CZSS