Argentina's Parallel Currency: The Economy of the Poor, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Argentina's Parallel Currency

The Economy of the Poor, 1st Edition

By Georgina M Gomez


256 pages

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Paperback: 9781138665088
pub: 2016-01-21
Hardback: 9781851966189
pub: 2009-07-01

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Analyzes the rise and fall of the Red de Trueque (launched in 1995 by a group of environmentalists who exchanged goods and services at their own 'market' using a system of mutual credit) in Argentina. This book identifies rules of governance and sustainability for institutional settings in which state regulation is minimal.

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