Today marks the 100th anniversary of the The Federal Reserve, which is neither federal, nor a reserve! The Fed was in the news this week because outgoing chairman Ben Bernanke announced the beginning of the end for quantitative easing. I discuss these issues and more on this week’s show:
Here are some of the articles and other references that came up on the show:
Here are a couple of articles that answer Eric’s points….
The Gold Standard and the Great Depression
Here is the interview Bob recommended….
A caller recommended the video “Money Masters” and I think this is the one he was talking about…looks great!