Posts Tagged ‘Andrew Jackson’

  • Economic news summary and currency images

    Why Currency is a Gender Issue

    Oct 20, 15 • 128 Views • No Comments

    Conveying a message on gender and economic history, Alexander Hamilton on the $10 bill should remain and a woman should replace Jackson on the $20 bill. ......  [read more]

  • The Congress and the Deficit

    Our Confidence in Congress

    Aug 18, 12 • 391 Views • No Comments

    The preface to This Time It’s Different: Eight Centuries of Financial Folly tells us that, “We have been here before.” During 1837, with Martin Van Buren entering the White House and Andrew Jackson leaving, a depression had begun. Called......  [read more]

  • Should We Redesign the Dollar?

    May 31, 12 • 503 Views • 1 Comment

    Have you ever worried that you gave someone the wrong bill–maybe a ten rather than a dollar? With US currency, it is easy to make a mistake. After all, the US dollar bill, the five, the ten, the twenty, the fifty, the one hundred are mostly green,......  [read more]