Argentina’s parallel currency: The economy of the poor

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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.

Original languageEnglish
PublisherTaylor & Francis Ltd
Number of pages254
ISBN (Electronic)9781317316367
ISBN (Print)9781851966189
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2015

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