History of the Gold Standard

Coming up next, a discussion on the history of the gold standard. Three panelists-including author Lewis Lehrman-debate the origins,… read more

Coming up next, a discussion on the history of the gold standard. Three panelists-including author Lewis Lehrman-debate the origins, benefits, and drawbacks of the system. They also discuss why the U.S. left the gold standard, and the arguments for reinstating it. 

The New York Historical Society hosted this event and it’s just over an hour. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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History of the Gold Standard

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Program ID:
306216-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Jun 30, 2012
Last Aired:
Aug 6, 2012

Airing Details

  • Jun 30, 2012 | 7:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 30, 2012 | 11:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 01, 2012 | 12:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 04, 2012 | 1:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 05, 2012 | 6:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 06, 2012 | 2:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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