Gold Standard Gaining Mainstream Interest

The Chicago Tribune has a new article about how the gold standard is gaining mainstream support as more people realize the flaws of the current monetary system.

George Gilder thinks gold-standard ideas are on the way back whatever the politicians do. Founder and chairman of the Gilder Technology Group and a bestselling author who helped popularize supply-side economics in the Reagan era, he says the trillions of dollars that fly around global currency markets every day are a “bizarre abuse of capitalism,” sucking vitality out of the real economy.

Gold Infographics from Visual Capitalist

Since infographics are the rage nowadays, we’ll provide the Gold Series by Visual Capitalist. Below is the four-part series.

Here is the history of gold.

Here is mining and supply.

Here is uses and demand.

Here is gold as an investment.