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The Global Gold Market and the International Monetary System from the late 19th Century to the Present

Actors, Networks, Power

  • Sandra Bott

About this book


Using an inter-disciplinary and global approach this book examines the different roles gold played in the international economy from the late 19th century until today. It gives a complete and comprehensive overview of the many facets of the global gold market's organization from the extraction of this precious metal to its consumption.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Sandra Bott
    • 1
  1. 1.University of LausanneSwitzerland

About the editors

Catherine R. Schenk, University of Glasgow, UK Steven Topik, University of California, Irvine, USA Stefano Ugolini, Sciences Po Toulouse, France Michele Blagg, Institute of Contemporary British History, King's College London, UK Janick Marina Schaufelbuehl, University of Lausanne, Switzerland Rachel Harvey, Columbia University, USA

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