Tag Archives: gold

Econ 101: What is a strong dollar?

Should the United States seek a strong dollar or a weak dollar? The answer to the previous question appears obvious but what exactly does a strong or weak dollar mean? As I write this the exchange rate of the dollar … Continue reading

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Sound Money

Philadelphia Society Address on Oct 14, 2017 Introduction Sound money is a necessary but not a sufficient condition for a healthy economy. How can we best achieve and maintain it? For almost two hundred years the gold standard did a good … Continue reading

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FreedomFest in Las Vegas

Dear Friends, Are you attending FreedomFest this year? It claims to be the world’s largest gathering of free minds. At this year’s gathering from July 13 – 16 at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas I will be debating John Tamny, … Continue reading

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The Future of Money

I solicited 12 articles on very diverse aspects of the future of money for the current issue of the Cayman Financial Review (I am a member of the Editorial Board).  http://www.compasscayman.com/cfr/ I wrote two of the articles myself and I … Continue reading

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