Spheres of the economy

Reflect multicentric economies, in which different types of factors and product flows are restricted and separately valued within bounded spheres of exchange.

Tiv Economy:
 
Exchange sphere
Exchange item 
Exchange form 
Subsistence 
  • Food 
  • Domestic manufactures 
  • Market 
    Prestige 
  • Cattle
  • Iron bars:special purpose money
  • Slaves 
  • Titles
  • Redistribution 
    Kinship
  • Women 
  • Reciprocity 

    System works as a leveling mechanism:



    Dani Economy