Journal Article

The Constitution and Nature of Money

Tony Lawson

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

Volume 42, issue 3, pages 851-873
Published in print April 2018 | ISSN: 0309-166X
Published online April 2018 | e-ISSN: 1464-3545 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cje/bey005
The Constitution and Nature of Money

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Abstract

I take the opportunity to elaborate and clarify the positioning theory of money in response to the critique of it provided by Geoffrey Ingham.

Keywords: Money; Value; Credit/debt; Social ontology; Social positioning; Means of payment; Purchasing power; Legal tender; Liquidity; Rights; Obligations

Journal Article.  14631 words. 

Subjects: General Economics ; History of Economic Thought ; History of Economic Thought (to 1925) ; History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards) ; Individual Economists ; Economic Methodology ; Economic History ; Economic Systems ; Capitalist Systems

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