vendredi 4 mars 2011
Le dollar US est mort
Et ça fait partie du plan. Les prognostics pour la disparition du dollar US vont de ... ce week-end à fin 2012.
Why the Dollar's Reign Is Near an End
For decades the dollar has served as the world's main reserve currency, but, argues Barry Eichengreen, it will soon have to share that role. Here's why—and what it will mean for international markets and companies.[...] Wall Street Journal
Are the Days of Dollar Dominance Done?
Time to start loading up on Renminbi. At least that is the growing conclusion of a number of economists. The value of the buck is down. Electronics make it easier to convert currency so you don't need to have one global standard. And let's face it the US ain't what it used to be. China and Brazil and India are where it's at. The Sterling fell as the world's currency along with the English empire. So why should the dollar be any different.
At least that's the basic argument being made by economist and political science professor Barry Eichengreen of Berkeley in his new book Exorbitant Privilege: The Rise and Fall of the Dollar and the Future of the International Monetary System.[...]
The Curious Capitalist