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The Demise of the Dollar... and Why It's Great for Your Investmentsby Addison Wiggin
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Just when you thought the dollar couldn't sink any further, it continues on a down-ward spiral. And now, with this fully revised and updated edition of The Demise of the Dollar, Addison Wiggin returns to reveal the many ways you can capitalize on this opportunity.
Picking up where the bestselling original edition left off, this engaging and entertaining book examines the many reasons behind the dollar's ongoing decline—including its structural flaws, the growing trade deficit, and the euro—and discusses the proper approaches to profiting from such a dynamic event. Along the way, you'll also discover how the dollar's slide will inevitably affect both world economies and your personal portfolio.
As the dollar continues to weaken, it has become clear that the impact is going to be significant as well as far reaching. The Demise of the Dollar . . . And Why It's Even Better for Your Investments will put this situation in perspective and provide you with the information needed to financially survive and thrive during the years ahead.
As the dollar continues to weaken against other currencies, it is increasingly clear that this event will have a significant impact on investors and consumers around the world. Never before has the "reserve currency of the world" been so burdened by debt or suffered from such serious structural imbalances. The Demise of the Dollar . . . And Why It’s Great for Your Investments examines the reasons for the dollar’s current slide and offers an up-close look at the Federal Reserve’s attempts to "manage" the dollar’s value. Filled with in-depth insights, wry wit, and sound advice, this intriguing text offers an inside glimpse of the reality of today’s dollar and its impact on the world’s economies as well as readers’ personal portfolios.
As the dollar continues to weaken throughout the world, it has become clear that the impact is going to be significant as well as far reaching. This book explores the number of reasons for the dollar's current state, including the prior structural flaws of the dollar, the growing trade deficit, the Euro and other international factors. It also discusses the results of the dollar's fall and how it will impact economies worldwide. Continuing where The Demise of the Dollarleft off, it explores the dollar's increasingly sharp decline over the past few years and provides readers with updated suggestions for protecting their portfolios.
About the Author
ADDISON WIGGIN is the Editorial Director and Publisher of the Daily Reckoning newsletter. The newsletter now has more than 500,000 readers in the United States and Great Britain and is translated daily into French, German, and Spanish. It has received praise from mainstream publications, including Money magazine. Mr. Wiggin is also the author, with William Bonner, of the international bestseller Financial Reckoning Day (Wiley) and a frequent guest on national radio and television programs.
Table of Contents
Introduction. Fall of the Great Dollar Standard.
Chapter 1. The “Recovery” That Wasn't.
Chapter 2. Fictitious Capitalism and the iPod Economy.
Chapter 3. Pathological Consumption.
Chapter 4. Short Unhappy Episodes in Monetary History.
Chapter 5. The Helicopter Theory, Inflation, and the Money In Your Wallet.
Chapter 6. Attention to Deficits Disorder.
Chapter 7. Alas, The Demise of the Dollar.
Chapter 8. Crisis and Opportunity in the Twilight of the Great Dollar Standard Era.
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