Recreating the Gold Standard

Peer reviewed: 
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Scholarly level: 
Undergraduate student
Date created: 
2017-03-30
Keywords: 
Gold standard
Euro
Greece
Yanis Varoufakis
Abstract: 

Poster explaining similarities between the Gold Standard and the Euro in that each was/is missing an adjustment mechanism to regulate imbalances in outside trade by allowing core countries to recycle their capital surpluses towards peripheral countries such as Greece. Discusses Greek debt crisis. 

Description: 

Poster session presented in Geography 321: Geographies of Global Capitalism. Simon Fraser University.

Language: 
English
Document type: 
Lecture / Talk
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Rights remain with the authors.
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Citation: 
Cawley, E., & Meeks, C. (2017, Mar. 30). Recreating the Gold Standard. Poster session presented in Geography 321: Geographies of Global Capitalism, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC.
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