History of Money: In the Eye of the Beholder

  • Arvidsson N
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Why should a book about the future start in a journey into the past? Well simply we cannot understand possible futures if we do not understand the past. One of the first things you learn when doing scenario analysis---studies of potential futures---is that the secret to the future rests in the past. The future will not be like the past since it almost by definition will be different from the past, but the future will be shaped by the past.




Arvidsson, N. (2019). History of Money: In the Eye of the Beholder (pp. 9–22). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-10689-8_2

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