Past Member

Akinobu Kuroda

Affiliation
Historical Studies
Field of Study
Chinese and Global Monetary History
From 9/2018 – 4/2019:

Money works in different ways according to the society and period, since exchange occurs in a variety of patterns. Traditional China reveals a distinctive type of monetary economy with three characteristics: dependency on fragmental coinage, usage of silver by weight, and the earliest circulation of paper money.

Dates at IAS
Member
  • Historical Studies
9/20184/2019
Degrees
Kyoto University Ph.D., 1995