In 1944 an agreement was reached at Bretton Woods that established the US Dollar as the reserve currency for the world. The dollar was used to back the other currencies of the world. The value of other currencies throughout the … Continue reading
Inflation is a hidden and intentionally deceptive form of taxation. Governments love to be off the gold standard and use fiat currencies that allow them to inflate without controls (especially when all the other governments are also on fiat currencies). … Continue reading
At the Mises Institute you can download or read online America’s Great Depression for free. Many of the other books I mentioned yesterday are available for free at the Mises website.