Jeff Harding is a real-estate investor and former lawyer in Santa Barbara, California. He is a principal of Montecito Realty Investors, LLC. He also was financing director of a home builder. He writes the blog the Daily Capitalist.
Ludwig von Mises: ". The use of money in a market economy is a praxeologically necessary fact. That gold, and not something else, is used as money is merely a historical fact and as such cannot be conceived by catallactics." - Human Action