history of interest rates

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Rutgers University Press , New Brunswick, N.J
Interest., U
Statementby Sidney Homer.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHG1621 .H6
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 617 p. :
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Open LibraryOL5858635M
LC Control Number62021247
OCLC/WorldCa248605

A History of Interest Rates presents a very readable account of interest rate trends and lending practices over four millennia of economic history. Despite the paucity of data prior to the Industrial Revolution, authors Homer and Sylla provide a highly detailed analysis of money markets and borrowing practices in major economies.

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Underlying the Cited by: A History of Interest Rates presents a very readable account of interest rate trends and lending practices over four millennia of economic history.

Despite the paucity of data prior to the Industrial Revolution, authors Homer and Sylla provide a highly detailed analysis of money markets and borrowing practices in major economies. Underlying the analysis is their assertion that the free market.

The late Sidney Homer published the First Edition of A History of Interest Rates in because he believed that a comprehensive history of this universal and basic economic and commercial price was necessary.

Now in its Fourth Edition, A History of Interest Rates has become a classic in the fields of economics and finance. This one-of-a-kind guide presents a readable account of interest rate /5(2). A History of Interest Rates (Wiley Finance Book ) - Kindle edition by Homer, Sidney, Sylla, Richard.

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Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading A History of Interest Rates (Wiley Finance Book )/5(13). Neil Irwin had a really great write-up at The Upshot this week about the history of interest rates. He made the case that low interest rates may be here to stay if history is any guide.

Take a look at the graph he used in the story: Here’s Irwin with the takeaway: Very low rates. Given the book covers more than four centuries worth of history, it seems like the most comprehensive place to look for answers.

With large parts of the developed world experiencing negative interest rates, I was looking for a time in history when there was negative interest rates but sadly I couldnt find any/5(7). B.C. – A.D. The Ancient Economy A.D.

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The Fall of Rome to End Dark Ages – A.D. The Dawn of Capitalism – Present The World Revolution * Based in part on the work of by Sidney Homer and Richard Sylla – History of Interest Rates.

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