Irving Fisher, The Theory of Interest, as determined by Impatience to Spend Income and Opportunity to Invest it 
The Theory of Interest, as determined by Impatience to Spend Income and Opportunity to Invest it (New York: Macmillan, 1930).
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- Suggestions to Readers
- Part I.: Introduction
- Part I, Chapter I: Income and Capital 2
- Part I, Chapter II: Money Interest and Real Interest
- Part I, Chapter III: Some Common Pitfalls
- Part II.: The Theory In Words
- Part Ii, Chapter IV: Time Preference (human Impatience)
- Part Ii, Chapter V: First Approximation to the Theory of Interest Assuming Each Person's Income Stream Foreknown and Unchangeable Except By Loans
- Part Ii, Chapter VI: Second Approximation to the Theory of Interest Assuming Income Modifiable (1) By Loans and (2) By Other Means
- Part Ii, Chapter VII: The Investment Opportunity Principles
- Part Ii, Chapter VIII: Discussion of the Second Approximation
- Part Ii, Chapter IX: Third Approximation to the Theory of Interest Assuming Income Uncertain
- Part III.: The Theory In Mathematics
- Part Iii, Chapter X: First Approximation In Geometric Terms
- Part Iii, Chapter XI: Second Approximation In Geometric Terms
- Part Iii, Chapter XII: First Approximation In Terms of Formulas
- Part Iii, Chapter XIII: Second Approximation In Terms of Formulas
- Part Iii, Chapter XIV: The Third Approximation Unadapted to Mathematical Formulation
- Part IV.: Further Discussion
- Part Iv, Chapter XV: The Place of Interest In Economics
- Part Iv, Chapter XVI: Relation of Discovery and Invention to Interest Rates
- Part Iv, Chapter XVII: Personal and Business Loans
- Part Iv, Chapter XVIII: Some Illustrative Facts
- Part Iv, Chapter XIX: The Relation of Interest to Money and Prices
- Part Iv, Chapter XX: Objections Considered 73
- Part Iv, Chapter XXI: Summary
- Appendix to Chapter I
- Appendix to Chapter X
- Appendix to Chapter Xii
- Appendix to Chapter Xiii
- Appendix to Chapter Xix
- Appendix to Chapter Xx