The Global Gold Market and the International Monetary System from the late 19th Century to the Present

Actors, Networks, Power

  • Sandra Bott

About this book

Introduction

Using an inter-disciplinary and global approach this book examines the different roles gold played in the international economy from the late 19th century until today. It gives a complete and comprehensive overview of the many facets of the global gold market's organization from the extraction of this precious metal to its consumption.

Keywords

bank Bretton Woods competition

Editors and affiliations

  • Sandra Bott
    • 1
  1. 1.University of LausanneSwitzerland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137306715
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Economics & Finance Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-45519-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-30671-5
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