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Sound Money Is Rising at the State Level

Money and BanksGold StandardMoney and Banking

Blog03/06/2017
Legislatures in Idaho and Arizona are working to lower barriers to use of precious metals as money.

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Arizona Challenges the Fed’s Money Monopoly

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Blog03/06/2017
America’s 46-year experiment in fiat currency has gone exactly as predicted: a decline in the standard of living of middle- and working-class Americans

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Paul Krugman’s Latest Conspiracy: Trump Is A Gold Bug

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Blog12/20/2016

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.

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Bring Back the "Gold-Clause Contracts"

Legal SystemMoney and BanksGold StandardMonetary Theory

Blog10/31/2016

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.

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"Thar's Gold in Them Mountains"

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Blog09/30/2016

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.

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The Fed vs. Savings

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Blog09/06/2016

The Federal Reserve and in particular fiat money ruins the incentive to save for a better future.

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How US States Can Pave the Way for Greater Use of Sound Money

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Blog08/29/2016

Utah has declared any gold and silver coins issued by the US government as legal tender in the state — and free from any taxation.

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45 Years Without Gold

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.

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The Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics 19, no. 1 (Spring 2016)

Calculation and KnowledgeGold StandardMonetary Theory

Blog06/17/2016

This new issue features important contributions to monetary theory and policy, a novel program for re-establishing gold money, and much more.

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Jim Grant: Gold Is a Defense Against "Monetary Shenanigans"

Gold StandardMoney and Banking

Blog06/03/2016

Grant: "I think both the institution of government-credit money and of credit are in a tough way."

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