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Could the Bank of England create money to pay into the economy as a Basic Income?

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In televised debates during the recent general election campaign, several politicians made reference to there being no “magic money tree”. When in fact, there sort of is. This, together with a survey in 2014 that showed that only one in ten MPs know where money comes from, exposes a huge education gap amongst our most powerful elected officials, on one of the most important aspects of our economy: money.

Suffolk JasonAm I right in saying that there's an optimal amount of money that the government can create before inflation makes it counter-productive? If so, does this place responsibility on the UK government to make sure that every pound of money pumped into the economy is wisely invested? Does this suggest a ...

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Marco SabaThe Second question is where the LIBOR come from. Here: Is LIBOR, Benchmark for Trillions of Dollars in Transactions, a Lie? https://www.rollingstone.co......

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Bill KruseIndeed, very neatly explained :-)...

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medialAxisTrue, we now even have paper gold! That is why the likes of bitcoin are so important[1]. Some see the fact bitcoin is not under central control as a flaw but it's not, it's what comes with a decentrailsed system. It can also be seen as a feature, it cannot be controlled by any single entity, only by...

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Anthony BrowneThe world owes trillions in debt, it can never be repaid and its caused by massive corruption by the criminal banking system, money will soon be worthless, a lot of people think its time to buy physical gold and i agree but the problem with that is the banksters are manipulating that as well....

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Marco SabaStress testing central banks: Bank of Italy Feels People Shouldn’t Create Their Own Currencies http://www.newsbtc.com/2017......

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PJMThanks, Ed. IMHO your analysis is spot on!IMHO, switching to a Sovereign Money banking and monetary system is a no-brainer. However, the money powers of the City will fight tooth and nail and use every dirty trick -- even those not yet in "the book" -- to prevent that from happening.Only people-powe...

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