Send the link below via email or IMCopy
Present to your audienceStart remote presentation
- Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
- People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
- This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
- A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
- Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article
Do you really want to delete this prezi?
Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.
Make your likes visible on Facebook?
Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.
The Evolution of Money
Transcript of The Evolution of Money
no common value
with development of specialized craftsmanship, barter got more important cowry shells with agreed value
Other natural goods were used in different cultures (e.g.: stones, rice, gems) First coins were made in Turkey
Made of gold, silver, copper
Value was equal to the material value Paper money was invented in China
First banks emerged
Crusaders developed "traveler checks"
banks established interest rates, debts
Britain connected their currency to the value of gold
1 gold coin equaled 21 Shilling
Other countries followed - international currency trading got possible Money got digital
Electrical money and Wall Street
PayPal, online banking, bitcoins How could the future of money look like?