Bernard Semmel's scientific contributions

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... Price increases for gold, and other commodities, were thus independent of domestic money supply increases. In 1811, Malthus criticized the bullionists "for being unable to explain an improving exchange [that is, a favorable balance of payments] under an obviously increasing issue of notes; an event that not infrequently happens, and was much insisted upon by the Deputy-governor of the Bank, as a proof that our foreign exchanges had no connexion with the state of our currency" (Depoort ere 2015;Fenn 1965). ...