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Bills of Exchange

Meir Kohn

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Economic History

Published in print January 2003 | ISBN: 9780195105070
Published online January 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780195187625
Bills of Exchange

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The bill of exchange developed in medieval Europe, initially in Northern Italy, as an instrument of remittance and credit. Its

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Subjects: Economic History

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