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The colonial sterling balances

Ida Greaves

The colonial sterling balances

by Ida Greaves

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Published by University Microfilms in Ann Arbor, MI .
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    Subjects:
  • Commerce,
  • Currency question,
  • Colonies

  • Edition Notes

    Photcopy. Originally published: Princeton, N.J. : International Finance Section, Dept. of Economics and Sociology, Princeton University, 1954. (Essays in international finance ; no. 20)

    StatementIda Greaves. --
    SeriesEssays in international finance -- no. 20
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHG136 .P7 no.20
    The Physical Object
    Pagination21 p. ;
    Number of Pages21
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26551258M

    Colonial Williamsburg. Sterling silver Catalog In Stieff was chosen by Colonial Williamsburg to create reproductions and adaptations of colonial silver. The first pieces were produced in and this rather formal catalog with a cord binding was produced. Shortly thereafter, WWII would cause Stieff to curtail major silver production until. This book describes and analyzes the emergence and evolution of the Indian capitalist class and its relationship with imperialism and nationalism. It also provides a comprehensive economic history of colonial India in the first half of the 20th century. Based on extensive empirical data, this is the first detailed, thoroughly researched and comprehensive account of the position of the Indian.

    The Sterling Area showed obvious signs of decline even before the devaluation. For example, Nigeria ended its sterling parity in and Ghana ended its sterling parity in In , sterling was 83% of the official reserves of overseas Sterling Area countries, but this share had decreased to 75% in and to 65% in (Schenk, ). Read this book on Questia. Read the full-text online edition of Economic Consequences of Divided India: A Study of the Economy of India and Pakistan (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, Periodical Release and Depletion of Sterling Balances

    A History of Money is exactly that—a look at how money, the indispensable unit of our economy, developed through time. Starting with the barter system, the authors describe how the basic function of exchanging goods evolved into a monetary system based on coins made of precious metals and how, from the s onwards, financial systems were established and currency became intertwined with. The shaping of imperial policy reflects Britain’s ambitions as well as her concerns. The legacy of her management of the discriminatory period and the huge accumulated colonial sterling balances in particular entailed conflicts in the empire, when liberalizing Britain’s external economic : Gerold Krozewski.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Greaves, I.C. (Ida Cecil), Colonial sterling balances. Princeton, N.J.: International Finance Section, Dept.

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To complement current work on the British domestic economy in the post-war period it is necessary to examine external economic policy. Whilst considerable work has been done on Britain's relations with Europe and with America, the complexities of the sterling area have remained obscure.

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The increase in real money balances during the French and Indian War and the subsequent decrease can be largely accounted for in this way. The book is not all about politics, but, for me the most interesting bits are. In a meeting with Prime Minister John Major, shortly after the Sterling/ERM crisis, a loud bang disturbed the meeting, Ambassador Seiitz wondered aloud if Sterling had fallen yet again.4/5(10).

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In the British Empire was a global power, with direct.As custodian of India’s sterling balances and banker to the government, the RBI faced the challenge of balancing short-term price pressures with long-term investment : Sujoy Gupta.The settlement of Portuguese sterling balances in August was singular as it preceded the Anglo-American settlement of December which had important consequences for sterling balance.