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Gold StandardMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking
Money and BanksGold StandardMoney and Banking
The FedGold Standard
As we wait to see what 2017 has in store for us, at least we can enjoy watching Krugman continue to destroy his reputation 140 characters at a time.
Legal SystemMoney and BanksGold StandardMonetary Theory
The courts have long sided with the Feds in refusing to enforce gold clauses in private contracts. State governments can undo some of this damage.
It is no secret that secret Swiss bank accounts are not so secret anymore, as political elites worldwide wage an all-out war against financial privacy.
The FedMoney and BanksGold StandardPrices
The Federal Reserve and in particular fiat money ruins the incentive to save for a better future.
Utah has declared any gold and silver coins issued by the US government as legal tender in the state — and free from any taxation.
Money and BanksWar and Foreign PolicyGold StandardMoney and Banking
The dollar's last tie to gold was severed 45 years ago. Gold had always been an inconvenience for governments looking for more debt and spending.