In Search of Stability (inbunden)
Format
Inbunden (Hardback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
490
Utgivningsdatum
2016-08-25
Förlag
Routledge
Illustratör/Fotograf
49 black & white tables 89 black & white illustrations 89 black & white line drawings
Illustrationer
89 Line drawings, black and white; 49 Tables, black and white; 89 Illustrations, black and white
Dimensioner
222 x 146 x 31 mm
Vikt
703 g
Antal komponenter
1
Komponenter
,
ISBN
9781138234819
In Search of Stability (inbunden)

In Search of Stability

Economics of Money, History of the Rupee

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In Search of Stability seeks to understand the economics of money through a narrative on the history of the rupee. The period delineated for study is from the time of introduction of the rupee by Sher Shah Suri in 1542 up to 1971, the year which marked the beginning of the end of the Bretton Woods era and a fixed exchange rate regime. The underlying thread that runs through the narrative is the positive economics of money and history of the rupee. This is a book that explains what happened rather than raising normative questions on what ought to have happened or what could have been a more appropriate monetary system for India. The economics of money also draws us into understanding the evolution of monetary instruments through history and their impact on the economy. These instruments cannot be separated from the institutions that develop and are developed by them. A digression into a study of the origins, nature and development of some of the most important monetary institutions in India has therefore been included in this study. While standards of living have risen enormously, money has struggled to maintain its value across place and time, without definitive success. This has brought with it crises and severe hardship to entire societies; a lesson which the history of the Indian rupee unequivocally reveals.
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Sashi Sivramkrishna did his M.A. in Economics from the University of Bombay, Mumbai, and went on to complete his Ph.D. from Cornell University, USA. His areas of research include economic and environmental history. He is also an ardent documentary filmmaker. He is currently Professor of Economics at School of Business Management, Narsee Monjee Institute for Management Studies in Bangalore.

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Part One: Development of Monetary Instruments and their Stability, 1942-c. 1860 1. Currency Money 2. Remittance Money 3. Commercial Credit 4. Bank Money 5. Paper Currency Part Two: External and Internal Stability in the Value of the Rupee, 1860-1971 6. The New Wave of International Economic Integration, 1860-98 7. The Gold Standard and the Gold Exchange Standard, 1898-1913 8. The First World War, 1914-19 9. The Interwar Period, 1920-1939 10. The Second World War, 1939-45 11. The Bretton Woods Era, 1945-71