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Started by EWC, March 24, 2015, 09:13:27 AM
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Quote from: EWC on March 24, 2015, 09:13:27 AMMy information came entirely from a short paper by P L Gupta – and the primary source in that paper was a very brief and potentially ambiguous comment in the minutes of a meeting of the Chamber of Princes, 8th Nov. 1943, concerning a shortage of petty coin, and stating"This shortage is mainly responsible for the hoarding of food grains."
Quote from: Figleaf on April 20, 2015, 04:55:59 PMI think you are making two errors.
Quote from: Figleaf on April 20, 2015, 04:55:59 PMThe mechanism whereby a shortage of small change causes a shortage of food is another factor more difficult to explain
Quote from: Figleaf on April 20, 2015, 04:55:59 PMYour second error is taking the statements of officials at face value.