These links relate to the history of money and its current uses and abuses.
I have provided a link to a key point in these talks but you can find a complete list on our YouTube Channel.
Stephanie Desan is the Leo Gottlieb Professor of Law at Harvard Law School. In this clip, she challenges the standard barter story and its purported role in the origins of money. She also emphasises the central role of the state in the management of money within a legal and constitutional framework.