The Unadulterated Gold Standard Part IV (Intro to Real Bills)

In Part I (http://keithweiner.posterous.com/unadulterated-gold-standard-part-i), we looked at the period prior to and during the time of what we now call the Classical Gold Standard.  It should be underscored that it worked pretty darned well.  Under this standard, the United States produced more wealth at a faster pace than any other country before, or since.  There [...]

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Wheelbarrows

“Sir, What could be more appropriate than rebranding euro bank notes with Europa* to improve security? The euro’s strength is a myth and its bosses’ attempted seduction is all bull.”

- Clark McGinn, Dublin 4, Ireland, in a letter to the Financial Times, 10.11.2012.

*Europa, in Greek mythology, after [...]

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Open Letter to Hugo Salinas Price

Keith WeinerPresident, Gold Standard Institute USAWeiner (dot) Keith (at) Gmail (dot) Com

Nov 7, 2012

Re: Open Letter to Hugo Salinas Price

Dear Mr. Price:

I read your piece: “On the Use of Gold Coins as Money”.  I think you ask the right question.  This is the elephant in the room.  Why do gold and [...]

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