LIVRES NUMÉRIQUESJEUNESSEBÉBÉJEUX, JOUETSPAPETERIECADEAUXDIVERTISSEMENT


Message Important
Le site sera temporairement en maintenance, pour une mise à jour. Ceci afin de mieux vous servir.
Heure de maintenance prévue : 10:30 pm

Important message
The site will be busy updating the store for you and will be back shortly.
Scheduled maintenance : 10:30 pm
Money: The unauthorised biography - FELIX MARTIN

Money: The unauthorised biography

FELIX MARTIN

 
32,00 $

Livre en anglais
Feuilleter Feuilleter
Sur commande : 2 à 4 semaines
Quantité
Ajouter à ma liste de souhaits
Non disponible en succursale
EN SAVOIR PLUS Résumé

The essential handbook for anyone who wants to understand how our economic system really works, what has gone wrong with it, and what we can do to fix it.
What is money and how does it work? The conventional answer is that once upon a time people exchanged what they produced for what they wanted--cod in Newfoundland, sugar in the West Indies, tobacco in Virginia--and that today's financial universe evolved from barter. But there is a problem with this story. It's wrong. And dangerous.
Putting the record straight, Money: The Unauthorised Biography draws on stories from around the world and throughout history, from the primitive tribe using as cash an enormous underwater stone wheel to the credits used by modern-day babysitting circles, taking in along the way spendthrift Dauphins, sixteenth-century vampire squid, rituals of sacrificial feasts in Ancient Greece, and the credit crisis in Ancient Rome (an eerie pre-echo of recent events).
In wonderfully witty and lucid style Felix Martin unfolds this panoramic secret history and explains the truth about money: what it is, where it comes from, and how it works. His absorbing account will rearrange your understanding of the world and show how money can once again become the most powerful force for good. By misunderstanding money we have become its slaves. This book sets us straight in order to set us free.

Détails
Prix : 32,00 $
Catégorie :
Auteur :  FELIX MARTIN
Titre : Money: The unauthorised biography
Date de parution : mai 2014
Éditeur : DOUBLEDAY
Sujet : ECONOMIE-ESSAIS/HISTOIRE
ISBN : 9780385678674 (0385678673)
Référence Renaud-Bray : 265518498
No de produit : 1475866

SUGGESTIONS
Suggestions
En as-tu vraiment besoin ? N. éd. MCSWEEN, PIERRE-YVES
14,95 $
Elon Musk : l'homme qui va changer le monde VANCE, ASHLEE
32,95 $
En as-tu vraiment besoin ? MCSWEEN, PIERRE-YVES
24,95 $
Money: The unauthorised biography , MARTIN, FELIX
© DOUBLEDAY 2014
Sac petit Papa super héros 4,99 $ Quantité : 1

Di Stasio : comme en Italie #01 9,99 $ Quantité : 1
14 article(s) au panier.
Sous-total: 113,86 $
Renaud-Bray vous offre
les frais de livraison *