Beggar Thy Neighbor: A History of Usury and Debt

◿ recommended Beggar Thy Neighbor: A History of Usury and Debt to read ☾ Ebook Author Charles R Geisst ♩ ◿ recommended Beggar Thy Neighbor: A History of Usury and Debt to read ☾ Ebook Author Charles R Geisst ♩ Beggar Thy Neighbor starts with Marcus Junius Brutus, a predatory lender infamous for his role in the assassination of Julius Caesar, ends with the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis, and provides a lively social cum cultural history of debt for the intervening two millennia Journal of Economic HistoryA compelling book not only for history buffs but also for financial market participants who will find that events today have a long history leading up to our current travails.Henry Kaufman, author of On Money and Markets A Wall Street MemoirA useful introduction to the Christian and Muslim disdain for usury and raises important questions about the prevalence of debt in our economy Geisst proves that legal, moral, and economic debates over usury and debt are here to stay The HistorianCharles R Geisst takes us on a splendid tour of the law of usury from ancient times to the present Along the way one encounters Cicero, Charlemagne, Shakespeare, Adam Smith, Karl Marx, Michael Milken and many others in this engaging yet critical account of what may well be the oldest and most ubiquitous form of economic regulation Highly recommended both for the lay reader interested in economic affairs and the academic specialist in money and banking.Hugh Rockoff, Rutgers UniversityGeisst tackles this double edged, troublesome topic not from a personal levelyou won t find 10 tips to reduce personal debt herebut from a historical and practical level He starts from before banks even existed, with a debate that continues today over interest rate ceilings, and it s evident that we are indebted to religious institutions, both Catholic and Jewish, for the foundational practices of money handling, borrowing, loaning, and repaying Publishers WeeklyAn engaging, comprehensive history of the concept of interest and usury.Robert Wright, Augustana College, South DakotaFascinating and comprehensive The broad historic sweep that Geisst brings to this study impresses EH.NetCharles R Geisst is Ambassador Charles A Gargano Professor of Finance at Manhattan College and the author of many other books, including Collateral Damaged The Marketing of Consumer Debt to America and Wall Street A History. thy English Spanish Dictionary thy Translation to Spanish, pronunciation, and forum discussions Beggar my neighbour Wikipedia Beggar neighbour, also known as Strip Jack naked or Beat your out of doors, is a simple card game somewhat similar in nature war, has spawned neighbour Compound Forms Ingls Espaol good neighbor, UK n noun Refers person, place, thing, quality, etc US person helpful buen vecino grupo nominal Proverbs Do not forsake friend your Your own friend, father s neither go into brother house the day calamity for better neighbor that near than Keynesian economics 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Beggar Thy Neighbor: A History of Usury and Debt

    • Hardcover
    • Beggar Thy Neighbor: A History of Usury and Debt
    • Charles R Geisst
    • English
    • 07 February 2017
    • 396 pages

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