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US Intelligence Officials Are Funding Research On Dollar-Crushing 'Black Swan' Events

04:16 Friday , February 14th 2020
The U.S. Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) wants to sponsor a post-doc researcher to study what would happen if the U.S. dollar lost its status as the world's reserve currency.
In a job listing posted late last year, the agency called for applicants from the U.S. who have a background in economics. The deadline to apply is Feb. 28.
The agency said the research – the first of its kind for the intelligence community's post-doc program – could help the U.S. prepare for "black swan" events that would threaten the dominance of the dollar.
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