Book Discussion Money | Video | C-SPAN.org: "Book Discussion on Money - Co-authors Steve Forbes and Elizabeth Ames talked about their book, Money: How the Destruction of the Dollar Threatens the Global Economy - and What We Can Do About It, in which they trace U.S. economic troubles back to the ending of the gold standard in the 1970s and discuss what a weak U.S. dollar means for the global economy. They called for a return to the gold standard to help stabilize the economy. The co-authors spoke at Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington, DC. " (video at link above, June 11, 2014)
Apple crushes earnings estimates despite global supply chain shortages - The iPhone maker reported $81.4 billion in revenue, 36% above the same period last year, as the world rebounded from the pandemic.