The origins of the economy: a comparative study of distribution in primitive and peasant economies

New York: Academic Press Published In Pages: ??
By Pryor, Frederic L.


At higher stages of development, money used for noncommercial payments appears before money used for commercial purposes.


Sufficient exceptions exist to the rule that noncommercial moneys appear before commercial moneys.


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Multiple regressionSome supportUNKNOWNUNKNOWNUNKNOWN


Variable NameVariable Type OCM Term(s)
Economic DevelopmentIndependentProduction And Supply, Exchange Transactions
Commercialized MoneyDependentMedium Of Exchange