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It is there called a Bank-credit; and is of this nature. A man goes to the bank and finds surety to the amount, we shall suppose, of a thousand pounds. This money, or any part of it, he has the liberty of drawing out whenever he pleases, and he pays only the ordinary interest for it, while it is in his hands. He may, when he pleases, repay any sum so small as twenty pounds, and the interest is discounted from the very day of the repayment. The advantages, resulting from this contrivance, are manifold.
ON THE BALANCE OF TRADE 25 foreign war; yet is it commonly supposed, that money is still more plentiful among us than in any former period. Nothing can be more entertaining on this head than Dr Swift, an author so quick in discerning the mistakes and absurdities of others. ; that out of this the Irish remitted every year a neat million to England, and had scarcely any other source from which they could compensate themselves, and little other foreign trade than the importation of French wines, for which they paid ready money.
2 The dependence of international price adjustments on national discount policies raises the question whether discrepancies in interest rates might not lead to inconvenient capital movements. This has often been discussed as a theoretical issue. The evidence collected by Professors Andrew and Beach, to which further reference will be made presently, appears to show that in fact gold movements to and from both the United States and Britain before the War are more easily connected with relations of interest rates than with relations of price levels.