Exorbitant Privilege: The Decline of the Dollar and the Future of the International Monetary System


This week on Addressing Alaskans, Professor Barry Eichengreen reviews the past, present and future of the United States dollar contending the gradual decline of the dollar and rise of other currencies will ultimately strengthen the world economy. Recorded last week at the Alaska World Affairs Council listen to Eichengreen’s talk based on his book Exorbitant Privilege: The Rise and Fall of the Dollar and the Future of the International Monetary System Tuesday on Addressing Alaskans.

BROADCAST ON KSKA: Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. (Alaska time)

REPEAT BROADCAST: Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. (Alaska time)

RECORDED: April 19, 2013 at the Hilton Anchorage

SPEAKER: Barry Eichengreen, Professor of Economics and Political Science at UC Berkeley

HOST:  Alaska World Affairs Council


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