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The Scotch banks and system of issue

including translation of "Les banques d"Écosse", with notes, remarks and appendix

by Robert Somers

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Published by Black in Edinburgh .
Written in English

Edition Notes

ContributionsWolowski, Louis
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 244 p.
Number of Pages244
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24456726M

  The myth of free banking in Scotland. The Review of Austrian Economics, 2(1), The Review of Austrian Economics, 2(1), Even after the resumption of payments in little coin had circulated; and to a large degree there was a tradition, almost with the force of law, that banks should not be required to redeem their notes in coin. The fiduciary issue of each bank was limited to a maximum fixed on the basis of an average taken over the previous year, but, unlike the English banks, the Scotch ones could issue notes above this fixed limit so long as they backed the extra notes a percent by gold, and also if two banks fused they might retain a fiduciary issue equal to. Books If you are keen to learn more, or know someone who is, take a look through our selection of books on all things drink. Find out about the world of whisky, search for the perfect dram and learn how to make cocktails for your friends. The first Scotch eggs were cooked over a naked flame, after all. For more about Scotch eggs and Algerian cookery see Colin Cutler's excellent book, Strange Things (Beaver Books, ).

The Scotch Whisky Association recognizes five kinds of Scotch, one of which is “blended malt”—that is, a blend of malt whiskies from two or more distilleries.

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Scotch banks and system of issue. Including translation of "Les banques d'Encosse", by L. Wolowski. With notes, remarks and appendix. The Scotch banks and system of issue: including translation of "Les banques d'Ecosse," by L.

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Page 48 - The banks, all through the country, immediately commenced lending their paper to all who could give any tolerable security.

This over issue of notes soon produced a depreciation. Depreciation produced a rise in prices; the apparent value of all kinds of property suddenly went up, and the people imagined they were never growing rich so fast.

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It is possible that if the £90, of capital deposited in the Scotch banks were divided amongst twenty banks instead of ten, it would not be.