The Encyclopedia of MoneyBook - 2009 | Second edition.
A comprehensive introductory resource with entries covering the development of money and the functions and dysfunctions of the monetary and financial system.
* 350 fully updated A-Z entries on the deveopment, functions, and dysfunctions of money, banking, and credit systems, including 85 new to this edition
* Dozens of photographs and illustrations of coinage and paper money from different times and places
* A glossary of key terms such as gross domestic product, capitalism, float, credit default swaps, and solvency
* An index offering access to entries by several criteria, including individuals involved and countries affected