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The ability people have to use the monetary unit to make such comparisons inter-temporally would be lost if the item used as money no longer served as the medium of exchange in the future.
Before the rupee has introduced to Sri Lanka as the legally valid monetary unit for exchange purpose in 1872, several monetary units were used during the European rules and protegees used their own currency unit and Dutch administration used monetary units imported to Sri Lanka from Indonesia and the Netherland.
According to the judges, the coin possesses all-around appeal both from the aesthetic and commercial viewpoints, and best meets the basic considerations of actual circulation as a monetary unit.
In the judges' view, the coin possesses all-around appeal both from the aesthetic and commercial viewpoints and best meets the basic considerations of actual circulation as a monetary unit.
The markets' derangement has arisen, over the course of decades, from the absence of the "dollar" in day-to-day economic transactions--indeed, from having the "dollar" supplanted as the American people's official monetary unit so that hardly anyone anywhere in this country employs the "dollar" as his medium of exchange or standard of value.
Movement--sales expressed in the appropriate monetary unit by country, including dollars, euros and British pounds.
Dubai: A common monetary unit being discussed by the six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) will emerge as a global currency like the dollar and the euro, according to a top Dubai official.
As for the common Gulf monetary unit talked about for 2010, Maratheftis said, "A common currency will take much longer; 2010 is only an indication of intent.
Each profile begins by identifying country name, capital, national anthem, monetary unit, systems of weights and measures, holidays, and time zone.
As Harvard professor of economics Gregory Mankiw points out, "When people start leaving a monetary unit at the cash register for the next customer, the unit is too small to be useful.
Furthermore, students have also learned taxation, fiscal budgeting, accounting and economics by creating an economic system in each country, complete with its own monetary unit, department of the treasury, secretary of the treasury, payroll and taxation system.
For every dollar, euro, pound, peso, rupee or other monetary unit donated, Flint Ink Foundation contributed two more, thus tripling the amount of employee donations.