17 Feb 2021

Important New Book Announcement by Uli Kortsch This book lays out an action plan with some room for improvisation. Will we have the courage to act? Kicking the proverbial can down the road feels easy in the moment but can lead to devastating consequences. The point of a system redesign is to acknowledge we have a broken monetary system, that has drifted far away from serving “We th...

22 Jan 2021

By Dr. Joseph Huber What is it all about? Monetary financing means funding of government expenditure by central-bank money, whether directly from central bank to government, or indirectly, in that the central bank purchases government bonds on the open market. In the after­math of the 2008/12 crisis it was especially Adair Turner, last chairman of the UK Financial Services Authorit...

30 Nov 2020

The Real Economy and the Financial Economy by Dr. Joseph Huber The financial economy is subdivided into two functional hemispheres, one that contributes to financing the real economy, while the other does not, in short: GDP finance and non-GDP finance. GDP finances include, for example, loans for funding real-economic investment and other expenditure, a firm's e...

12 Nov 2020

Dear Friends of the American Monetary Institute, Our 16th Annual AMI Conference will take place on November 13, 14, 15, and because of the pandemic it will be a ZOOM Conference. The schedule is below and we look forward to your presence as a participant, speaker, or discussant. Participant cost is $25.00 and that is a flat fee for the whole conference. The speakers on Saturday will ass...

30 Oct 2020

The Alliance For Just Money is excited to have stepped into the publishing business by releasing a Spanish anthology of a dozen translations of high quality articles on the latest findings in monetary theory and on ongoing improved reasons for real monetary reform. The title is Democratizar el Dinero. Una introducción a la Reforma del Dinero Soberano (Democratizing Money: An introduct...

25 Oct 2020

A different vision of money and banking As part of their web conference series, "Monetary and Economic Aspects of the Corona Crisis",  IMMR member, Monetative e.V. held a CBDC presentation and Q&A with Miguel F. Ordonez, former Governor of the Bank of Spain on October 15, 2020.  You can watch a replay of the session here: [lyte id='_' /] Transcript below or click here: (THANKS) ...

06 Oct 2020

by Mark Young While I support and agree that sovereign monetary reform, as defined by monetary reformers, has the potential to change the lives for the better throughout the world, there are several potential consequences and obstacles that must be discussed and solutions provided before full implementation can be considered on a national and international level. These consequences and ...

29 Sep 2020

Why freeing American households and businesses from crippling private debt would be a boon to the economy. By Richard Vague We were drowning in debt before the COVID-19 crisis, and now we are deluged in it. “Total debt” is the sum of public (government) and private-sector debt—and private-sector debt is comprised of business and household debt: for example, student loans, mortgage...

26 Aug 2020

Tim Di Muzio [1] This is a similar tale to the one experienced by British engineer Major C.H. Douglas just before the outbreak of World War I. Douglas was working on the London tube when his superiors announced that there was no more public money for any further construction. The budget had been reached and construction would have to halt. Douglas thought this strange since the materi...