Why did the gold standard collapse? Is there a case for returning to some type of gold standard?  What is it?

Please answer one of the following questions: Why did the gold standard collapse? Is there a case for returning to some type of gold standard? What is it? What opportunities might current IMF lend

Please answer one of the following questions:

  1. Why did the gold standard collapse? Is there a case for returning to some type of gold standard?  What is it?
  1. What opportunities might current IMF lending policies to developing nations create for international businesses? What threats might they create?
  1. Debate the relative merits of fixed and floating exchange rate regimes. From the perspective of an international business, what are the most important criteria in a choice between the systems?  Which system is the more desirable for an international business?

Please remember to include an additional source

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    • Include substantive content- 5 points
    • Include a valid internet resource to substantiate your response   –  responses that do not include a valid resource will earn a “0”
    • One or two paragraphs for your selected question
    • Your response should be free of grammar and spelling errors