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Simone Pinet, “Where Did the Language of Money Come From?”

A new feature at Cornell Research highlights the work of Simone Pinet [Romance Studies], who is researching “the roots of the language of economics and capitalism in medieval Spanish literature from the thirteenth to fifteenth centuries.” “The language of economics, explains Pinet, “touches our deepest beliefs regarding honor, morality, and truth.”

Read the full feature here.