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The Breakdown: Should the US Return to the Gold Standard?


This was the best explanation of the reason why some advocate for a gold standard; and also the best refutation of that monetary policy (unless you believe that resorting to piracy and plundering for gold to increase our bounty is a reasonable solution for the current unemployment woes).

Asher Fried

Croton-on-Hudson, NY

Jan 19 2011 - 5:12pm