James Surowiecki Quotes

The world's central banks and the International Monetary Fund still have vaults full of bullion, even though currencies are no longer backed by gold. Governments hold on to it as a kind of magic symbol, a way of reassuring people that their money is real.

 
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James Surowiecki
James Surowiecki
  • Born: April 30, 1967
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Journalist

James Michael Surowiecki is an American journalist. He was a staff writer at The New Yorker, where he wrote a regular column on business and finance called "The Financial Page".