Re: The Economy Of Plenty

James North (
Mon, 15 Sep 1997 16:34:09 -0600

At 01:51 PM 9/15/97 -0700, you wrote:
>Eliezer, I'm curious about why you think that no "most marketable good"
>will emerge in your proposed complex-barter economy. "Most marketable
>goods" are indistinguishable from money. Gold and silver were the most
>marketable goods that emerged from barter economies of the past in the
>Middle East, Europe, China, and elsewhere.

I'm new to this list and I probably missed the message that started this
thread. Could the author or someone who's kind, forward it to me?

Ta very much!