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Flying Piggy Banks

The extent of discussion around so called Helicopter Money is symptomatic of the wider issue that central bankers are truly at a loss around the issue of secular stagnation and the obsession to inject growth however possible. 115 more words

Fiat Money

Rickards' New Case for Gold

Jim Rickards shares his opinions on the current gold market activity in this article;

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/business/2016/04/17/gold-is-the-spectre-haunting-our-monetary-system1/

Some fascinating insights on the way Dollar wealth can be used for geo political means and how it is the currency denomination, rather than the commodity itself which can determine how effective it is from outside influence and control.

Fiat Money

Gold Is the Specter Haunting Our Monetary System

From the Daily Reckoning

BY JAMES RICKARDS

For a century, elites have worked to eliminate monetary gold, both physically and ideologically.

This began in 1914, with the UK’s entry into the First World War. 866 more words

Economy

Afeatherway

With a passion for community and sustainability, Nicolas and Raewyn had been searching for a way to break the monotony of the monetary system in a way that could benefit all people. 477 more words

Canada

The Dark Side of Money – Part 2: Salient Quotes

If, like me, you were impressed by the quotes in the revealing video Money as Debt which I showcased in part one of The Dark Side of Money… 861 more words

Politics

docile rating

I’ve never been a huge fan of the decile rating system of schools in New Zealand. So when the government announced it is considering doing away with them… 309 more words

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