[OPE-L:1581] Re: Gold & credit

ma. lourdes r. moll (mlmollo@guarany.cpd.unb.br)
Wed, 27 Mar 1996 05:45:11 -0800

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On Thu, 21 Mar 1996
glevy@acnet.pratt.edu wrote:

> Earlier this month we had a lively discussion on this subject. As many on
> the list are familiar with this area and as some (like Chai-on, Stavros,
> and Maria) have not had an opportunity to participate yet, let me ask a
> couple of questions to see if we can re-kindle this thread:
> (1) Have others read Robert Guttmann's _How Credit-Money Shapes the
> Economy: The United States in a Global System_ (Armonk, NY, M.E. Sharpe,
> 1994)? Would anyone care to offer a brief critical review and commentary?
> (2) What are the areas related to this that you believe need to be developed
> more theoretically? Any ideas for research projects in this area?
> Jerry

I've read Guttmann's "How Credit-Money Shapes the Economy: the
United States in a Global System" and I'm particularly interested in
developing ideas and works about fictious capital and its increasing in
actuality. I'm examining the brazilian case in this topic. Maria