About

​  DEPICTonomics 

James Webb writes from Lake Junaluska in the Smoky Mountains of North Carolina; has a B.S. in economics from the University of Maryland, with graduate studies in monetary economics at the American University in Washington D.C.; is author of The U.S. Dollar, an Owner’s Manual. 

To Readers:

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The presentation corresponds closely to the analysis of the Austrian  monetary economics of Murray Rothbard, especially in his short paper: The Economics of a Pure Gold Standard.

It also incorporates important aspects of the progressive-free-market  economics of Mason Gaffney in: The Mason Gaffney Reader.


This site allows for a viewing of the US monetary economy with special emphasis on the dollar and its role in the economy. 


It will be seen that the dollars' preservation, not its destruction, provides the answer to its abuse by government overreach.