Comments on: Former Head of U.S. Mint Goes for Gold http://blogs.reuters.com/macroscope/2009/11/12/former-head-of-us-mint-goes-for-gold/ Shining a light on the dismal science Wed, 16 Nov 2016 01:39:19 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: Danny http://blogs.reuters.com/macroscope/2009/11/12/former-head-of-us-mint-goes-for-gold/comment-page-1/#comment-1371 Tue, 17 Nov 2009 05:17:16 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/macroscope/?p=2573#comment-1371 The answer is ultra-simple. Gold is limited in world supply and greenback is unlimited. Officials only pay lip service to “maintaining a strong dollar” whilst pushing it down to stimulate US exports, depressing value of reserves held by foreign treasuries. Why change this strategy if working ?

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