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Gosplan Watch: What comes after inflation?

Rome’s capitatio-iugatio was one of the world’s first gosplan systems and a precursor to the feudal serf structures that came to dominate in the medieval ages. Today both the Russian and Chinese technocratic system are channelling similar structures in their rollout of retail-linked CBDCs.

Is Putin’s end game the roll out of a domestic CBDC?

IK – I’ve received a guest submission from an informed source that I can vouch for (to some degree). The author wishes to remain anonymous but what I can tell you is that he runs a global technology company from the UK and has close family and assets in both Russia and in China. He […]