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How did bartering start?

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Answered 2012-11-25 05:25:07

it started a long time ago

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When did bartering start?

Bartering has been with humanity since the Stone Age. We do not have a date for the moment when some person first realized that exchanging goods or services for other goods or services was a good idea.

What will be a good sentence for the bartering?

my mom once was bartering at stripendales

What are three limitations of bartering?

The three limitations of bartering are desirability, transferability and divisibility.

Is barter a simple society?

Bartering occurs primarily in simple societies, but the presence of bartering does not indicate a simple society unless there are no currency transactions alongside the bartering.

What has the author James Stout written?

James Stout has written: 'The Kid's Guide to Bartering' 'Personal & business bartering' -- subject(s): Barter 'The Kid's Course in Bartering'

What is the problem with bartering?

When people get drunk and start giving you abuse, that's the worst part, im from Ireland and work in a bar!

How do you use the word bartering in a sentence?

Bartering involves trading goods and services without the use of money. The politician had been bartering favors for information during most of his career.

When did international bartering begin in the middle ages?

International bartering in the medieval times started about 1000 A.D.

Is bartering a noun?

Yes, the word 'bartering' is the present participle of the verb 'to barter'. The present participle of the verb is a gerund (a verbal noun); for example: Very few people are skilled in the art of bartering.

Is bartering good?


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Can bartering be taxed?

Bartering can be taxed if it involves income. If the goods are traded for fair value, it may be tax exempt.

What was needed for successful bartering between settlements?

The ability to travel between towns was needed for successful bartering between settlements.

Does bartering have lower transaction costs?

No the transaction cost of bartering is higher because in this various types of cost ared included.

Why did people begin using coin money instead of bartering?

Because it is a more efficient means of exchange than bartering.

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What are the good and bad things about bartering?

If bartering is conducted in a friendly manner it can save you money, or get you a little extra in the way of goods or services.

Why was a personal relationship important to bartering?

Trust-the two people bartering had to be sure that the other person wasn't lying to them about the value of the product

Did money originate from bartering?

Money was first introduced in bartering economies as a store of value, but its introduction quickly ended the practice of bartering since the benefit of having a fungible item used as a marker of value became obvious quickly.

What is indirect bartering?

Indirect bartering is some knowing to do everything for themselves for example, someone who know how to fish, hunt, build, farm etc.

What is bartering?

Barter- the exchange of one good or service for another

Money replaced what system of trade?