• First Things | 10/20/2015 | Peter J. Leithart
    Aristotle defines money as “the substitute for need.” Currency enables us to acquire basic necessities, since it facilitates exchange between suppliers and those who need supplies.
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  • TechCrunch | 8/13/2019 | Staff
    Eric Paley is a managing partner at Founder Collective. Imagine you’re a billionaire starting a new company. You’re happy to bet your entire fortune on it. As a result, capital is no constraint.
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  • Zero Hedge | 8/13/2019 | Staff
    Most analysis of currency wars begins and ends with the view that the country that depreciates the most wins. We argue here that the likely winner is the country that can best handle the...
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  • Zero Hedge | 10/12/1934 | Staff
    In a purely political move, the Trump administration (read: the U.S. Treasury) has branded China as a currency manipulator. This is an act of war. After President Trump announced that even more...
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  • phys.org | 7/12/2019 | Staff
    Facebook's planned virtual unit Libra, already under heavy attack from US President Donald Trump and global regulators, faces scepticism among the wider cryptocurrency community as well.
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  • phys.org | 6/25/2019 | Staff
    The US Federal Reserve has created a "working group" that is coordinating with government agencies and other central banks to consider the implications of Facebook's planned virtual currency Libra,...
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  • Mail Online | 7/10/2019 | Reuters;Keith Griffith For Dailymail.com
    U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said on Wednesday that Facebook's planned digital currency Libra 'cannot go forward' until serious concerns were addressed, piling further pressure on the...
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