TITLE

Why the Gold Standard Still Matters Today

AUTHOR(S)
LEWIS, NATHAN
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;Apr2011, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the use of gold standard in the monetary system. It explains that gold standard is a form of monetary system in which a currency unit is tied to the value of gold and informs that gold standard aims at stabilizing money value. It also presents a brief history on the use of gold as a standard monetary value in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
60312646

 

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