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  • Brian Gilmartin, CFA
    Cant see how a return to gold standard is a plus, but need to do more homework on it.
    8/24/12
    Reply (5)
    • jdub2788: How is it a minus?
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    • Hillbilly Stock Star: Asset deflation?
      8/24/12
    • jdub2788: lower prices are a bad thing for who exactly?
      8/24/12
    • jdub2788: if your cost of living is falling faster than your asset depreciation, isn't that a net positive for the avg joe?
      8/24/12
    • Brian Gilmartin, CFA: I have to do more homework on it, but the US moved off the gold standard under Nixon, when teh US economy was highly regulated. not so now.
      8/24/12