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FRED
12-12-07, 03:46 PM
This series is a work in progress. Please suggest additions in the comments, below.


This is the "just the facts" section. It's spooky enough, even without the conspiracy theories.

FDR Ends Gold Standard in 1933
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FDR Outlines Recovery, OCt. 23, 1933
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1944 Bretton Woods International Monetary Conference
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Post WW2: From War Economy to Consumer Economy: Part I
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Post WW2: From War Economy to Consumer Economy: Part II
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The French Franc Crisis of 1968-69: Part One
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The French Franc Crisis of 1968-69: Part Two
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President Kennedy


Nixon Ends Bretton Woods International Monetary System: August 1971
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Nixon imposes wage-price freeze
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The Smithsonian International Monetary Negotiations: 1971
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Carter Wage-Price Guidelines: 1978
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Uncle Jack
12-12-07, 07:03 PM
Interesting videos. I got a good laugh out of that Nixon line, "...this bugaboo about devaluation." That's not much different from the attitude Bernanke had at the most recent grilling by Ron Paul - let them eat domestic cake.

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