How the Economist(s) manipulate gold's value in one chart
By GCRU Gold News on Thursday, February 25 2016, 02:48 - Permalink
Todays “Chart of the Day” from The Economist makes an attempt to show that gold isn’t doing any better when it comes to preserving buying power than currencies such as the Swiss Franc (CHF) or the Japanese Yen (JPY).
Since 1971 gold is up 3377
% CHF up 336
% JPY up 217