His later chapters on the IMF and their use of Special Drawing Rights SDRs is also enlightening and a good intro to learn more on this topic that might grow considerably in importance. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Amazon Renewed Like-new products you can trust. This is one of Rickards’ better books. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. At worst, they degenerate into sequential bouts of inflation, recession, retaliation, and sometimes actual violence.
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The book talks about the role of gold in the process too. Years ago, all currency was mostly attached to the wealth of gold that a nation dpf.
Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. At best, they offer the sorry spectacle of countries’ stealing growth from their trading partners.
Read more Read less. InPresident Nixon imposed national price currehcy and took the United States off the gold standard, an extreme measure intended to end an ongoing currency war that had destroyed faith in the U. Rickards untangles the web of failed paradigms, wishful thinking, and arrogance driving current public policy and points the way toward a more informed and effective course of action.
Set up a giveaway. Its solutions present hidden new dangers while resolving none of the current dilemmas.
The funny thing is the author tells of how he basically rigs the exercise to go in the direction he wants by commiserating with a friend over dinner who is assigned to an opposing team to push for a coordinated interest in launching a new gold-backed currency. I think the chapter on the hypothetical of returning to a gold standard and its implications should be taken with a grain of salt. This will be interesting to see. Share your thoughts with other customers. However, when a similar rickrads is applied to the current affairs, it appears devoid of the effects of many other mega-trends.
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Amazon Drive Cloud storage pf Amazon. Learn more about Amazon Prime. He is a portfolio manager at the West Shore Group and an adviser on international economics and financial threats to the Department of… More about James Rickards.
The New Case for Gold. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. English Choose a language for shopping. About Currency Wars InPresident Nixon imposed national price controls and took the United States off the gold standard, an extreme measure intended to end an ongoing currency war that had destroyed faith in the U.
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As James Rickards argues in Currency Warsthis is more than just a concern for economists and investors. The Road to Ruin: Kindle Cloud Reader Read instantly in your browser. The United States is facing serious threats to its national security, from clandestine gold purchases by China to the hidden agendas of sovereign wealth funds.