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Bimetallic Nightmare

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Tags Money and BanksGold StandardMonetary TheoryPhilosophy and MethodologyValue and Exchange

02/19/2010Garet Garrett

Congress decreed that gold and silver dollars should be interchangeable and put upon the Treasury a mandate to keep them equal in value. How? By what magic? Why, by the magic of a phrase, writes Garet Garrett (1878–1954).

This audio Mises Daily is narrated by Jeff Riggenbach.


Garet Garrett

Garet Garrett (1878–1954) was an American journalist and author who was noted for his critiques of the New Deal and US involvement in the Second World War.

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