A Short Primer on Money

by David Siegel

Money is the lifeblood of society, yet few people really understand what money is and what it is not. Here I will explain why gold is not money, why no cryptocurrency is money, and the best money we can get is central-bank-issued digital currency run by an automated central bank that we must create. This is a very short course on macro economics.

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David Siegel

Provocateur, professional heretic, slayer of myths, speaker of truthiness to powerfulness, and defender of the Oxford comma.