The Digital Economy and The Future of Gold Standard

The book Digital Economy and the Future of Gold Standard was written by Andrey Bykov in April and May 2018.

“For what shall it profit a man, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul?

Mark 8:36


Over the last two decades, a new school of economics has emerged in the American economic research community known as the Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee (GATA). Several thousand economists, financiers, lobbyists, legal experts, and entrepreneurs use the GATA’s website to maintain a highly professional dialogue with the powers that be and to exchange knowledge among themselves.

I was the only participant from Russia at two high-level GATA conferences held in Klondike in 2005, and in London in 2011. I reviewed over 20,000 documents which were either published on the GATA website or linked to documents published on the GATA website. As a researcher with 30 years of experience in studying various branches of economic science around the globe, I categorized the 20,000 documents into a 12-digit registry, obtaining, as a result, for the first time in my life, a unique holistic view of today’s global economy, including the digital economy, i.e., the view adhered to by the GATA American economic scientific society…