gold standard

Tying U.S. currency to gold was a policy dismantled in the early 70s.

Why the gold standard is hardly the gold standard

Nov 11, 2015
The idea plays well with some Republican politicians, but not with most economists.
Posted In: gold, gold standard, GOP debates

PODCAST: Republicans consider the gold standard, Hertz to buy Dollar Thrifty

Aug 27, 2012
Among our main stories today are the wrap-up of earnings season, the potential fallout from the recent Apple vs. Samsung patent decision and the popularity of 3D movies in China.
Posted In: apple, gold standard, Europe