The Fiat Standard

The Fiat Standard | Dr. Saifedean Ammous From Mises.org: 07/16/2021Jeff DeistSaifedean H. Ammous Saifedean Ammous, famous for The Bitcoin Standard, has a remarkable new book detailing the effects of fiat money on virtually every aspect of society. In the tradition of Guido Hülsmann’s The Ethics of Money Production, Ammous returns with The Fiat Read more…

How Governments Killed the Gold Standard

From Mises Institute https://mises.org/library/how-governments-killed-gold-standard 05/28/2021Joseph T. Salerno The historical embodiment of monetary freedom is the gold standard. The era of its greatest flourishing was not coincidentally the 19th century, the century in which classical liberal ideology reigned, a century of unprecedented material progress and peaceful relations between nations. Unfortunately, the Read more…