Bill Brands presents "The Past, Present and Future of the Dollar" on Game Changers on October 18 at 6 PM
Tue, October 18, 2011 • 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM • KLRU Studio 6A
Bill Brands, the Dickson Allen Anderson Centennial Professor of History and Government, presents “The Past, Present and Future of the Dollar" in the second episode of Game Changers, UT's new television program. Brands will outline America's varied attempts to create money, from gold to credit cards, and will give the historical context for the rise and eventual decline of the dollar among world currencies. What can the critics and creators of U.S. monetary policy learn from the history of the dollar in the world economy?