fiat currency

By Arthur2014 on Tue, Aug 26, 2014 - 4:36pm

books on money, monetary systems, currency, debt

Dear all,

I am such an outdated person that I need to read texts in the printed version on paper. Otherwise I cannot keep anything in mind.

Therefore I propose to open this new thread in order to exclusively list the bibliographic data (author and title) of books worth reading and in order to comment on them.

Many forum members casually mention interesting books in the relevant thread on the special topic where these books belong to.

By LeanneBaker on Wed, Dec 18, 2013 - 1:54pm

"Money for Nothing" Jan 21

My husband and I are going to view the new movie, "Money for Nothing -- Inside the Federal Reserve" at the Lark Theater in Larkspur on January 21.  Information is on the web site It's easy to buy tickets online.  If others would like to come, we could meet for an informal dinner beforehand in Marin. 


Bitcoin interest group

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