Barter in the World Economy by Bart S. Fisher

Barter in the World Economy

EditorBart S. Fisher

Hardcover | June 1, 1985

not yet rated|write a review

Pricing and Purchase Info

$111.03 online 
Earn 555 plum® points

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores


This unique compendium examines the mechanics of barter and countertrade, and offers those interested in such transactions a practical guide to what is taking place and how they can become involved. The book studies the barter situation from beginning to end, discussing first why barter has become an attractive alternative to traditional currency transactions. Next the book presents case studies of how public and private organizations have employed barter and countertrade. The final section of the book deals with the legal aspects of barter transactions.

Details & Specs

Title:Barter in the World EconomyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:302 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:June 1, 1985Publisher:Praeger Publishers

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0275901009

ISBN - 13:9780275901004

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of Barter in the World Economy


Extra Content

Editorial Reviews

?The papers in this volume are well written, and they provide a wealth of practical information on the actual practices of barter and countertrade. The book is a good source of information for anyone interested in learning about the operational details of barter and countertrade transactions, particularly the legal aspects of these transactions....?-Southern Economic Journal