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DEMONETISATION (OF GOLD)

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French Equivalent: Démonétiser de l’or

Definition:
If authorities release monetary gold from their holdings for non-monetary purposes e.g. for sale to private holders or users, they are deemed to have demonetised gold.

Source Publication:
SNA 11.65.

Hyperlink:
http://esa.un.org/unsd/sna1993/introduction.asp

Statistical Theme: National accounts

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Monday, November 05, 2001