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Quote of the Day: January 31, 2012

"The [gold standard] system presupposed an intellectual climate in which governments attached priority to currency and exchange rate stability. It presupposed a political setting in which they were shielded from pressure to direct policy to other ends…"

--Barry Eichengreen, Globalizing Capital: A History of the International Monetary System