Foxx Posted September 22, 2016 Share Posted September 22, 2016 Your favorite financial futurist. The cause of dollar bifurcation? 2017? Flashback 1988: “Get Ready For A World Currency by 2018″ – The Economist Magazine! Title of article: Get Ready for the Phoenix Source: Economist; 01/9/88, Vol. 306, pp 9-10 THIRTY years from now, Americans, Japanese, Europeans, and people in many other rich countries, and some relatively poor ones will probably be paying for their shopping with the same currency. Prices will be quoted not in dollars, yen or D-marks but in, let’s say, the phoenix. The phoenix will be favoured by companies and shoppers because it will be more convenient than today’s national currencies, which by then will seem a quaint cause of much disruption to economic life in the last twentieth century. ... Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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