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Rothbard on Gold

HayekGold StandardMonetary Theory

11/05/2022Mises Media
At a time when inflation once again ravages the dollar, we recall Murray Rothbard's wisdom in his article "The Case for a Genuine Gold Dollar."
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Gold as Natural Money

Central BanksWorld HistoryGold Standard

10/24/2022Mises Media
Gold historically has not been money by government fiat. Instead, gold has been the natural choice of people for money, something governments cannot undo (despite its best efforts).
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History Repeats Itself: Abandoning Sound Money Leads to Tyranny and Ruin

The FedInflationGold StandardMonetary Theory

10/07/2022Mises Media
The current bout of inflation is the latest disaster in a string of disasters caused by government debasement of once sound money.
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Thomas Paine on Paper Money

Gold StandardMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking

08/04/2022Mises Daily Articles
"Most of the advocates for tender laws are those who have debts to discharge, and who take refuge in such a law, to violate their contracts and cheat their creditors."
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Rising Interest Rates Are Revealing the True Damage Done by the Fed

Central BanksEconomic PolicyThe FedInflationMonetary PolicyU.S. EconomyGold Standard

06/25/2022Mises Media
Janet Yellen admits she underestimated inflation, but she still does not realize that inflation is not higher prices, but the increase in fiat money that forces up prices.
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Even after Admitting She Underestimated Inflation, Janet Yellen Still Doesn't Understand What It Is

Big GovernmentEconomic PolicyThe FedInflationMonetary PolicyU.S. EconomyGold Standard

06/24/2022Mises Media
Janet Yellen admits she underestimated inflation, but she still does not realize that inflation is not higher prices, but the increase in fiat money that forces up prices.
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Easy Money, Easy Lies

The FedTaxes and SpendingGold Standard

06/22/2022Mises Daily Articles
The political class is trying to pull the wool over your eyes. Government spending and debt are just as important as taxes.
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Keith Weiner on the Role of Gold in Today's Economy

Financial MarketsMoney and BanksGold Standard

04/05/2022Mises Media
Jeff talks to Keith Weiner of Monetary Metals about why gold still plays a major role in the global economy.
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Down with Legal Tender

Legal SystemMoney and BanksGold StandardMonetary Theory

01/19/2022Mises Daily Articles
Legal tender laws create special privileges for government money. That kills true currency competition and favors the state's monopoly power.
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