The Conceptualization of the System

Antoin E. Murphy

in John Law: Economic Theorist and Policy-maker

Published in print June 1997 | ISBN: 9780198286493
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191596674 | DOI:
 The Conceptualization of the System

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Discusses the way in which Law modelled the General (later Royal) Bank on the Bank of England and the Mississippi Company on British trading companies such as the East India Company and the South Sea Company.

Keywords: Bank of England; debt management; East India Company; General Bank; Mississippi Company; Royal Bank; shares; trading companies

Chapter.  8901 words. 

Subjects: History of Economic Thought

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