John Law's Edict (26 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

John Law, a Scottish economist working in the service of Louis XV of France, publishes an 'Edict' declaring that there is too much money in circulation.

Citation:
Editors. "John Law's Edict". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17245, accessed 07 December 2016.]