Bernanke's Pet Peeve: The Gold Standard
Now, one of the things that a gold standard does is it creates a system of fixed exchange rates between the currencies of countries that are on the gold standard. So for example, in 1900, the value of a dollar was about 20 dollars per ounce of gold.
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America's "Safest Long Term Investment" Is Gold – Gallup
The slowdown in demand from India and data showing holdings in ETFs dropped to the lowest level in 3 months and US Mint monthly gold coin sales fell in April falling to the lowest level since June 2008 may have may have also tempered enthusiasm.
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Bartering with Gold – the Day after Tomorrow
By Jon Nadler Gold prices started the final trading day of April with minor ($ 3 per ounce) losses (that turned into larger, $ 12 ones within the first 20 minutes of action) in New York and were seen headed for a net loss for the month (based on the PM …
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