Grant, James
June 2006
Forbes Asia;6/19/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 11, p49
The article discusses the advantages and disadvantages of investing in gold. Gold is an august monetary asset but an undependable investment. Gold is bought mostly for macroeconomic considerations. The gold price in the U.S. has doubled in the past years. But it has only just kept up with the price of lead and has badly trailed the prices of copper and zinc.


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