The Death Of Money
James G. Rickards is an American lawyer, speaker, gold speculator , media commentator, author on matters of finance , and precious metals expert. On September 10, , Rickards testified before the U. House Science Subcommittee on Oversight about the risks of financial modeling , VaR , and the financial crisis. In it, he argued that currency wars are not just an economic or monetary concern but a national security concern. He maintained that the United States faced serious threats to its national security, from clandestine gold purchases by China to the hidden agendas of sovereign wealth funds , and that greater than any single threat was the very real danger of the collapse of the dollar itself. Rickards charged that the Federal Reserve was involved in what he called "the greatest gamble in the history of finance.
The Coming Collapse of the International Monetary System
Look Inside. Apr 04, ISBN Apr 08, ISBN The next financial collapse will resemble nothing in history. Deciding upon the best course to follow will require comprehending a minefield of risks, while poised at a crossroads, pondering the death of the dollar.