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Poor Because Of Money

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The Main Problem

Interest on money can cause systemic failures
The rationale for interest
A solution to this apparent contradiction

Natural Money Features

Introducing Natural Money
Natural Money is a proven ancient concept
Local currencies can complement national currencies
Banks are separated from other types of business
Natural Money might require fewer interventions
Natural Money requires fiscal discipline
The International Currency Unit (ICU)
Natural Money could be democratically controlled

Possible Consequences

It can be attractive to lend out Natural Money
Sustainable economic development
Debts are less likely to grow out of control
Trade deficits and surpluses are less likely to persist
There may be fewer economic crises
Natural Money can improve the efficiency of financial markets
A better reward for labour
Better returns on investment seem possible
Natural Money may become the money of the future