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Money and banking in British colonial Africa

W. T. Newlyn

Money and banking in British colonial Africa

a study of the monetary and banking systems of eight British African territories

by W. T. Newlyn

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Banks and banking,
  • Finance,
  • Africa -- Finance and taxation

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby B.T. Newlyn and D.C. Rowan.
    SeriesOxford studies in African affairs
    ContributionsRowan, D. C.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 301 p. :
    Number of Pages301
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15577002M

      While living in a hut 60 miles from Ibadan, they proofed Walter's Money And Banking In British Colonial Africa (), which he co-wrote with David Rowan. This book emphasised the dependent Author: John Loxley. Based on archival research covering more than two centuries and most former British colonies (West Indies, India, Singapore, Malaya, West Africa and East Africa), this book is a revisionist history of the British imperial manipulations of colonial currency systems to facilitate the rise of sterling to world supremacy via the gold standard, and to slow its eventual decline after World .

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    In the s, the British government established the West African Frontier Force (WAFF). The WAFF served to subjugate and “pacify” the people of the colony. With military might of the colonial power, the people were forced to accept the colonial administration. 2. Banking and Currency. Monetisation was a major aspect of the colonial fiscal. Book Review of: A History of Money and Banking in the United s: From Colonial Era to World War II, by Murray Rothbard Published by: Ludwig vonMises Institute, ; pages Wyeth Kilmer [INSTRUCTOR NAME HERE] [COURSE NAME HERE] [SUBMISSION DATE HERE] A History of Money and Banking in the United States: From Colonial Era to World War II, by Murray .


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