Gold Dollar


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Gold Dollar

A $1 coin minted in the United States between 1849 and 1889. It was 90% pure gold.
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edu/uscode/text/31/5112) replaced her silver dollar with a gold dollar coin, featuring Sacagawea, in 1997.
Winners of the first CFA Society Philippines Best Managed Funds of the Year Awards were also recognized at the conference: ALFM Peso Bond Fund, under the Bond Funds (Medium-Term Peso) category; UB Gold Dollar Fund, for Bond Funds (Medium-Term Dollar); Odyssey Peso Bond Fund, for Bond Funds (Long-Term Peso); CBC Dollar Fund , for Bond Funds (Long-Term Dollar); SB Peso Asset Variety Fund, for Balanced Funds (Peso); and Philequity Fund, for Equity Funds (Peso).
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Thus, in 1971, the Nixon Administration replaced the gold dollar (that is, a dollar that foreign governments might exchange, at their pleasure, for gold at the rate of $35 an ounce) with the pure paper dollar.
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As the commodity value of a paper dollar fell relative to the commodity value of a gold dollar, given the fixed par value of gold in terms of a dollar set by the gold standard, individuals took paper dollars to banks and asked for gold dollars.
Rothbard, The Case For a 100 Percent Gold Dollar (Washington, DC: Libertarian Review Press, 1974); George Reisman, "The Case for a 100-percent-Reserve Gold Standard," in Capitalism: A Treatise on Economics (Ottawa, IL: 1996), pp.
In order to expand the money supply in a land where "scarcity of money" was a constant complaint, Thomas Jefferson and Alexander Hamilton suggested the United States establish a bimetallic standard consisting of both silver and gold dollar pieces.
On August 1, 1862, a gold dollar was worth two Confederate paper dollars; by January, it cost $3.
Predictably, the values of a paper dollar and gold dollar diverged after suspension.
These prizes include gift certificates and discounts at local businesses, green cash, gold dollar coins, silver and gold jewelry, Irish trinkets, an Irish polar bear, a free appetizer at a local restaurant, and more.