Books on the Monetary System

“There is no subtler, no surer means of overturning the existing basis of society than to debauch the currency. The process engages all the hidden forces of economic law on the side of destruction, and does it in a manner which not one man in a million is able to diagnose.” John Keynes (The Economic Consequences of the Peace, 1919)

The currency – and its controlling monetary system – matters tremendously.

Two books illustrate the subject.

cover_homThe History of Money

An in-depth coverage of the evolution of the monetary system from Antiquity to modern times.

The Green-Market System

How an add-on to the monetary system could save the day.