Show: Capitol Access

Episode: 0187 Shire Silver


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Episode Description:

What's wrong with the US Dollar? Are there alternative currencies that serve as a better store of value? Denis and Lydia interview Ron Helwig, inventor of Shire Silver, an open-source, metal-based currency with a number of interesting features: convenience, QR "smartphone" codes, and tactile differentiability for the blind. Mr. Helwig was recently featured in an NPR Planet Money podcast and invites others to replicate his efforts.

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Date SD Episode Video Uploaded: Friday, October 28, 2011 - 18:15


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