Faculty Sponsor

Nadir Adilov

Document Type

Presentation

Department/Program

Economics

University Affiliation

Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne

Abstract

During WWII, prisoners at the Sachsenhausen concentration camp were tasked with producing high quality counterfeit British and American currency. The plan was to produce a huge quantity of notes that would be released into the respective economies in an attempt to undermine the Allied war effort. Meanwhile, the British had similar plans for the Reichsmark.

Presentation Date

4-9-2011

Included in

Economics Commons

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