Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Tag: Jim Grant Explains the Gold Standard

Jim Grant Explains the Gold Standard

by Peter Schiff, Schiff Gold:
The following article by Ryan McMaken was originally published on the Mises Wire and is reprinted with permission

Earlier this month in the Wall Street Journal, James Grant explored the latest academic attack on the gold standard — this time in the form of One Nation Under Gold by financial journalist James Ledbetter.

Not that the establishment economics profession needs another book trashing gold. Among the university- and government-employed PhDs who hand down their wisdom about economics from on high, few have anything but disdain for the yellow metal.