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Money is any item or verifiable record that is generally accepted as payment for goods and services and repayment of debts, such as taxes, in a particular country or socio-economic context. The main functions of money are distinguished as: a medium of exchange, a unit of account, a store of value and sometimes, a standard of deferred payment. Any item or verifiable record that fulfils these functions can be considered as money.

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Organizations relating to Money

Sandra Ann Morsilli Pacific-Basin Capital Markets Research Center / Kingston RI, USA / Est. 1989
Hire Association Europe / Solihull, UK / Est. 1974
Association of African Investment Promotion Agencies / Est. 1996
EUROFIMA European Company for the Financing of Railroad Rolling Stock / Basel, Switzerland / Est. 1956
Balkan and Near East Railway Rates Union
Euro MEDIA Garanties / Est. 1991
Intergovernmental Group of Twenty-Four on International Monetary Affairs / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1972
Agreement Concerning the Collection of Bills, Drafts, 1957 / Est. 1957
International Energy Bank / Est. 1973
Protocol for the Amendment of the 1956 Agreement on the Joint Financing of Certain Air Navigation Services in Iceland / Est. 1982
United Nations Global Programme Against Money Laundering, Proceeds of Crime and the Financing of Terrorism / Vienna, Austria / Est. 1997
Centre for Economic and Financial Advice and Cooperation International
Arab Union of Bank, Insurance and Finance Employees
Collection of Maintenance Allowances / Est. 1931
European Car and Truck Rental Association / Est. 1964
Bureau de rapprochement des entreprises / Est. 1973
Committee on the Global Financial System / Basel, Switzerland / Est. 1971
International Far-Eastern Numismatics / Est. 1989
Asia Pacific Association for Fiduciary Studies / Hagåtña, Guam / Est. 2000
International Private Infrastructure Association / Chevy Chase MD, USA / Est. 2004
European Chamber of Commercial, Industrial and Financial Development / Est. 1972
Office européen des films low-budget
International Human Rights Funders Group / New York NY, USA / Est. 1994
Financial Stability Institute / Basel, Switzerland / Est. 1999
ASEAN Bankers Association / Singapore, Singapore / Est. 1976

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World Problems relating to Money

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Credit card fraud
Insufficient financial resources
Global financial crisis
Restrictive macro-economic policies
Unethical practices in economics
Speculation on money markets
Criminal usury
Payment of interest
Destabilizing movements of short-term capital
Marginal level of family income
Elitist control of global economy
Unbridled greed for money
High interest rates
Non-restitution of property
Inadequate domestic monetary reserves
Incompetent financial management
Inadequate barter system in international trade
Money laundering
Unprofitable scope of rural industrial operations
Lack of response to monetary incentives
Scarce local cash
Instability of the world economy
Commercialization of nature

Action Strategies relating to Money

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Reforming International Monetary Fund
Capturing environmental value
Addressing belief that wealth eliminates all problems
Developing economic indicators of human development
Combatting money laundering
Money laundering
Issuing currency
Promoting international monetary stability
Unifying currencies
Increasing global funds
Establishing global monetary system
Reducing uncertainty over status of monetary gold
Improving international monetary system
Training in international finance
Regulating monetary system
Equalizing monetary accessibility
Enabling closer monetary cooperation
Attracting additional outside money
Broadening monetary agreements
Reconciling conflicting roles of money in capitalist systems
Providing money
Privatizing intergovernmental monetary system
Securing adequate money sources
Exploring available monetary supplies
Taking advantage of fluctuations in real value of money

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