by Lawrence W. Reed at CDN –

John Maynard Keynes, the architect of a school of economic thought regarded by many as just a notch above quackery, once called the gold standard a “barbarous relic.” An honest and time-honored medium of exchange such as gold (or paper money redeemable in gold) stood in the way of Keynes’ …
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