Day: May 25, 2019

US Diplomacy Sours in Southeast Asia

US Diplomacy Sours in Southeast Asia

May 25, 2019 Opinion
Under the cover of “security threats” and promoting “democracy,” Washington has increased the frequency and amplitude of threats and pressure aimed at China’s partners around the world and specificall…
Gold vs. SDRs

Gold vs. SDRs

May 25, 2019 Opinion
During the lengthy discussions which led to the 1944 Bretton Woods Agreement, economist John Maynard Keynes opposed fixed exchanged rates via-a-vis a gold backed US dollar. He instead proposed the cre…