....but this is certainly making me pause. Especially since it's Putin at the helm.
Conversely, we are quantitatively easing ourselves at the rate of $85 billion per month.
So...an economic rival is hoarding gold (which has real value) and we are printing money (which has assumed value).
I...I just don't feel comfortable about this.
Please feel free to leave any reasons why this is really a good thing in the comments. 'Cause I am not an economist, and might be wrong here.