As the story goes, pirates would bite into pure gold coins in order to evaluate their quality, thus creating the original ‘bit coin.’ The new payment system, Bitcoin, which relies entirely on digital money, wasn’t created however, until 2008. The speakers at last night’s Atlas Network event “The Future of Money: Bitcoin, the Gold Standard […]Read More
What’s up next for Sound Money?
The Sound Money Project of the Atlas Network is proud to announce the release of its newest publication, Roads to Sound Money. Please join the Atlas Network for the launch on Wednesday, November 14 at 5 pm in the South American room at the Capital Hilton in Washington DC (16th and K Street). The event […]Read More
The Mont Pelerin Society Friedrich A. Hayek Fellowships for the 2012 GENERAL MEETING OF THE MONT PELERIN SOCIETY (Prague, Czech Republic – September 2–7, 2012) “It is important here first to distinguish between the need for some ‘lender of last resort’ and the organization of banking on the ‘national reserve’ principle. … It is far […]Read More
The Sound Money Project is excited to announce the 2012 winners of the Sound Money video contest. Please join us in congratulating the winners, and don’t forget to watch all the videos! 1st place: “Dear Inflation, Please Go Away” By Micah Fitzkee 2nd place: “Money – What is it?” By Chesterton Cobb Honorable Mentions: “Atlas Sound […]Read More
The Hayek Institut and LGT Bank (Österreich) AG cordially invite you to the lecture Sound Money in America: Prospects and Problems Dr. Judy Shelton, author of “A Guide to Sound Money” With the U.S. Presidential elections approaching it is time for the U.S. to move in favor of more fiscal discipline. The worsening budget situation in […]Read More
DEADLINE EXTENDED to April 7th, 2012 Money shouldn’t just be Sound, it should be Seen. Show us why Sound Money is important, and hear the wonderful sound of money in your pocket. Rules: The Sound Money Project Video Contest is open to any person or persons interested in producing a video focused on […]Read More