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A Return to the Gold Standard?

The gold standard has been an issue that has been debated for some time by proponents of such a system as well as opponents of such a system. Although some analysts might believe that a return to a gold standard is highly unlikely in today’s modern global economy, proponents of such a monetary system still make interesting arguments for its consideration. In a recent article from Kitco.com, former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan reportedly had some interesting insights. Per the article, Greenspan was quoted in the... Continue Reading