A Monetary History of the United Kingdom, 1870-1982: Data, Sources and Methods
This book is the culmination of a major research programme on the monetary history of the United Kingdom.
This volume contains monetary series ranging from detailed balance sheet material to monetary aggregates such as M3 and are in monthly, quarterly and annual form. The data are drawn mostly from primary sources in the early part of the period and from more accessible published sources for more recent years. Critiques of existing series are given and assessments of the value of different sources are provided. The user should be able to build his/her own series from the basic constituents given here.
This sources and assessment of data should be an essential reference to economic historians and applied economists with an interest and use to the students of money and banking and to monetary economists of other countries. This classic book was first published in 1985.
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PART ONE MONETARY AGGREGATES
Money Supply Measures Ml M2 Sterling M3 and M3
The Money Supply and its Proximate Determinants
Currencynet demand deposit rati 192169196382and 197183
Coin in circulation
Gross bank deposits
Net bank deposits
Scottish banking 18701982
United Kingdom Bank Deposits 18701982
Total bank deposits and current accounts 192182
U K bankscash and balances at the Bank of England 192182
UK Banks InterBank Deposits and Items in Transit
English and Welsh banks cheques in collection and items in transit
Interest Rates and the Money Market
Net demand plus net time depositnet demand depsit ratio 192169
PART THREE MONEY AND BANKING DATA SERIES
Bank of England notes issued 18701982
The Bank of England Banking Department Certain