Booms and BustsThe FedFinancial MarketsGlobal Economy
Global EconomyMoney and BanksMoney and Banking
As planned by Chavez, barter is indeed replacing currency transactions throughout the economy but with hardly the results the late socialist envisioned.
Media and CultureStrategyU.S. History
Money and Banks
In this 40-minute presentation, Nomi Prins explains the cronyism and secret dealings of central banks.
Calculation and KnowledgeHistory of the Austrian School of EconomicsPrices
If a currency can't be converted on demand into the underlying commodity, it's not "backed" by that commodity.
Money and BanksMoney and Banking