- Attempt to reconcile current 2013 viewpoints regarding Gold.
- 'Outside the box' approach to looking at existing assumptions.
- Collaborative feedback approach - theory is refined progressively.
- Focus on simplicity and brief explanations, precise definitions.
First Post, which explains the premise for the discussion and parameters, as well as the rationale for writing this series.
Gold and International Trade Settlement (Part 1), discussing definitions and whether or not a trade deficit for a country is significant or not, in the classic sense regarding flow of capital. The discussion continues in 'Gold and International Trade Settlement (Part 2)', putting forward an argument for why gold won't be used in International settlement, having explored a few key definitions and historical precedent.
Money and Trade in a Currency Zone:
The European Central Bank (ECB) Targets 1752: A quick comparison between the modern european system and why their inflation target is significant (Part1) and (Part2).