Category: Gold Standard


The Greed For Gold

[Preamble: in 1930, Keynes wrote an essay on gold titled “Auri Sacra Fames”. The phrase loosely translates as “the accursed greed for gold”, and derives from the idea that money is the root of all evil. I read it earlier this week, and I wanted to share some of it. Whatever you feel about Keynes, the man could […]

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45 Years Off The Gold Standard…

Is money just an illusion? Also, burning money to make art. It's cool.

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All The World’s Gold

All one small hill of it.

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