ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Genesis of High Finance

The story of the Medici Bank of 14th and 15th century Florence is the story of how one family used finance to control a government. In the priority that the Medicis gave to financial deals can be found the seeds of the forces of global finance that today wield so much influence on the politics and economics of nation states.

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