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2014 | 176 | 133-142
Article title

O kontrowersjach wokół funkcjonalnej definicji pieniądza

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Title variants
EN
On Controversies about the Functional Definition of Money
Languages of publication
PL
Abstracts
EN
In the economic literature there is a tendency not to define the nature of money, but to specify functions that money is supposed to perform or to assume that these functions are determining the nature of money. The aim of this paper was to demonstrate some controversies arising upon the acceptance of the functional definition of money. The analysis focused on particular (traditionally defined) functions of money (means of payments, store of value, medium of exchange and unit of account). Conducted considerations allowed to attribute fundamental importance to the unit of account function of money.
Keywords
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EN
Finance   Money  
Year
Volume
176
Pages
133-142
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Document Type
Publication order reference
Identifiers
ISSN
2083-8611
YADDA identifier
bwmeta1.element.desklight-3cd4c09c-37bd-4350-a323-5ab225f10a61
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