An employee displays one-kilogram gold bars for a photograph at a Tanaka Holdings Co. store in Tokyo, Japan. (Photographer: Akio Kon/Bloomberg)

Trump’s Fed Picks Have Fond Memories of the Gold Standard

(Bloomberg Businessweek) -- John Maynard Keynes, the secular saint of left-leaning economists, called gold a “barbarous relic.” Milton Friedman, his counterpart on the right, said a gold standard f...