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The Gold Standard Is Not Libertarian and Is Not Good Economics

That a government imposed ‘gold standard’ is not more libertarian than a government imposed fiat currency should be obvious. If the government sets the ‘gold standard’, the government can change that standard any time it finds it convenient, as has happened without fail in history.

Why Fractional Reserve Banking is More Libertarian than the Gold Standard

Lecture by Jeffrey Rogers Hummel at the Foundation for Economic Education: