Money and Its Laws: Embracing a History of Monetary Theories, and a History of the Currencies of the United States

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H. V. and H. W. Poor, 1877 - 623 頁
 

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Jackson denounces the Bank as incompatible with the liberties of
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Issued in great part by banks
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The suspension of specie payments exempted the Bank from such
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These never to be made the basis of loans 2
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His incredible ignorance and assumption
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Distinction between capitalists and Banks
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Of the discount of bills given in the purchase of securities
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Wide difference between currencies issued by governments and by Banks
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Where there is no debt there is no currency
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Why governments cannot issue convertible currencies
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The value of all currencies depends upon their quality not quantity
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Always a forced loan
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Sketch of Banking in the several States
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Erroneous assumptions in reference to money
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Difference between his method and that of Aristotle
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Standard value of the coinage to be maintained
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Proposition for a Land Bank
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Does not displace a corresponding amount of coin
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The measure of value a palpable object
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Money the highest form of finished work
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The word seems illustrative of Smiths method
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Smiths elements of price and classifications of property arbitrary
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Tendency of all commercial countries to symbolize their products
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Advances to be made to merchants only as the representatives of manu
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The age of Protection the heroic
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Sketch of the history of usury note
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A person rich in proportion to the amount he holds
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Importance of an equilibrium of the precious metals the world over
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The sneaking arts of underling tradesmen erected into maxims for
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Lectures on Political Economy
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If value 10 no attribute of money then divisibility is of no importance
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The Bank opposed as a political rather than a financial measure
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Issue of notes a right at common law
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R C
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Mr Iitt promises compliance
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Great inflation of the currency and rise of prices
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Statement showing the value of gold from 1797 to 1821 inclusive note
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The rule acted upon by the Bank vindicated by the result
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The currency inflated and the remedy convertibility
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Xo distinction between business and fictitious paper as the basis of cur
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Saved from suspension by the discovery of a package of notes
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Testimony of the expert opposed to every principle on which currency
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The latter a great disturbing element in financial affairs
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If its assets were in bills their payment would return its notes without
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Mr Chases misstatement of history
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Its reserves to have reference to domestic as well as to foreign trade
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Reflection Snggeated by a Perusal of the Pamphlet of Mr J Horsier
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Money when used as such always used as capital 888
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Inconvertible currencies
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Mills description of the nature and functions of money borrowed from
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Convertible currencies often inflate prices enormously 861
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James W Gilbakt
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In providing a banking capital makes no distinction between substance
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Piper money not symbolic raises prices
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Address of Congress to the people 464
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Absurdity of his description 886
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Apparent imbecility of the Revolutionary Government
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Contrivances by which the same quantity may be made to do an increase
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The source of all monetary theories 6
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Professorships of Political Economy should be suppressed or put into
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A R Perbt
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CURRENCY AND BANKING IN THE UNITED STATES
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Amount of the public debt note 466
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Notes issued in 1778
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Absurdity of the illustration
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Wretched condition of the nation
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Excessive depreciation of the notes at the close of 1779
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Bank of North America incorporated Dec 31 1781
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Ground of this objection government not one of paramount powers
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State Banks
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Untruthfulness with which the history of this country has been written
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Hutnrnary of his argument
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Its extension refused
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Summary of the Report
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The Banks of the country suspend payment in 1814
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Sought to regulate the value of all the labor and property of the country
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Amount of notes outstanding in 1811 and in 1816
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Reasons for General Jacksons attack on the Bank
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Their suspension and resumption
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Disasters which followed
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Absurdity of his reasons
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In Ohio
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Illustrated in the case of Kentucky
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Election of Mr Lincoln to the Presidency
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Rjume of the above
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Account of their operations
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The suspension of the Banks a precautionary measure
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The cause excessive issues of paper money
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Draws the bill for the second issue of notes
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State Banks unconstitutional
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Rapid increase of Banks
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Government not chargeable with bad faith in retiring its notes at less than
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第 141 頁 - Thou shalt not lend upon usury to thy brother; usury of money, usury of victuals, usury of any thing that is lent upon usury: unto a stranger thou mayest lend upon usury; but unto thy brother thou shalt not lend upon usury...
第 473 頁 - That the Government created by this compact was not made the exclusive or final judge of the extent of the powers delegated to itself; since that would have made its discretion, and not the Constitution, the measure of its powers; but that as in all other cases of compact among parties having no common judge, each party has an equal right to judge for itself, as well of infractions, as of the mode and measure of redress.
第 462 頁 - I do not conceive we can exist long as a nation without lodging somewhere a power which will pervade the whole Union in as energetic a manner as the authority of the State governments extends over the several States.
第 11 頁 - And Abraham hearkened unto Ephron; and Abraham weighed to Ephron the silver, which he had named in the audience of the sons of Heth, four hundred shekels of silver, current money with the merchant.
第 503 頁 - The authority of the Supreme Court must not, therefore, be permitted to control the Congress or the Executive when acting in their legislative capacities, but to have only such influence as the force of their reasoning may deserve.
第 465 頁 - That every power vested in a government is in its nature sovereign, and includes, by force of the term, a right to employ all the means requisite and fairly applicable to the attainment of the ends of such power, and which are not precluded by restrictions and exceptions specified in the Constitution, or not immoral, or not contrary to the essential ends of political society.
第 475 頁 - The judiciary of the United States is the subtle corps of sappers and miners constantly working under ground to undermine the foundations of our confederated fabric.
第 472 頁 - Resolved, that the several States composing the United States of America, are not united on the principle of unlimited submission to their general government; but that by compact under the style and title of a Constitution for the United States and of amendments thereto, they constituted a general government for special purposes, delegated to that government certain definite powers, reserving each State to itself, the residuary mass of right to their own self-government; and that whensoever the general...
第 466 頁 - ... or other, to some one of so long a list of enumerated powers. It would swallow up all the delegated powers, and reduce the whole to one power, as before observed.
第 163 頁 - In every country it always is and must be the interest of the great body of the people to buy whatever they want of those who sell it cheapest.

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