Pounds and pence

Two young presenters talk about money, its past and present uses, and why we trust in its value.

They also explain why prices change and how a central bank such as the Bank of England (or the ECB for France) prevents them from rising or falling too quickly.

Source: Bank of England.

Aim: Understanding the challenges and constraints of the process of euro area enlargement.

Public: 14+

Language: English

Length: 18’, in four films of 4 or 5’.

http://www.bankofengland.co.uk/education/filmsgames/poundsandpence1.htm

 


Published on 6 July 2011.