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The Gold Standard

  • Audio Mises Daily
March 11, 2010

Tags Global EconomyMoney and BanksWorld HistoryGold StandardMonetary TheoryValue and Exchange

The attempts to create a double standard of gold and silver failed lamentably. It was this failure that generated the gold standard — a manifestation of a crushing defeat of the governments and their cherished doctrines, writes Ludwig von Mises (1881–1973).

This audio Mises Daily is narrated by Jeff Riggenbach.


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