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GOLD. A metal used in making money, or coin. It is pure when the metal is unmixed with any other. Standard gold, is gold mixed with some other metal, called alloy. Vide Money.

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New categories in the 2011 line up include The Gold Standard Award for Public Private Partnership, The Gold Standard Award for Corporate Financial Communications, The Gold Standard Award for Public Relations Consultancy and The Gold Standard Award for Corporate Responsibility.
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This vestige of ancient legislators' interference in money's free development was to play a crucial role, first in die substitution throughout Western economies of die gold standard for previous silver and bimetallic standards, and eventually in that standard's own undoing.
The Gold Standard contract is managed by the specialist risk management services of one of Frontier's parent companies and is available on all feed wheat sales.
The benchmarking of the key financial indicators for 2000 through 2003 and interviews conducted resulted in three key observations about Gold Standard Performers:
This is a subtle argument, requiring an examination of the gold standard itself to sustain it.
The proclamations of the "definitive" nature of the Hutchinson study, found in the gold standard editorial and the Hutchinson Cancer Center press release also contradict the emerging realities of non linearity that occurs when even a third variable is introduced.
Although the classical gold standard was not characterized by short-run price stability, it did exhibit long-run price stability from 1821-1914.
The international gold standard did not function ideally, however.
I hope HSPH's commitment will encourage employers of all sizes, in all geographies to become Gold Standard accredited.
2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Optimum Nutrition (ON), a global leader in sports nutrition and makers of Gold Standard 100% Whey Protein, today announced the release of the ON branded Amazon Dash Button.
72 per unit (a Unit ) with each Unit comprised of one common share of Gold Standard and one-half of one common share purchase warrant.