Episode 110: The History of Money


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By Riley Knight. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

In this episode of Half-Arsed History, discover the long and very interesting history of money, from its beginnings as commodity money, through coinage, paper money, fiat money, all the way to the digital money of the 21st century.


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Image: Matsys, Quentin. The Moneylender and his Wife. Oil on panel. 1514. Department of Paintings of the Louvre, Paris, France. Via Wikimedia.

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