In July 1944, 730 delegates – financial specialists and bankers – from the 44 allied nations, met at Bretton Woods, New Hampshire to discuss what the post-World War 2 monetary system would be and to rebuild the international economic system. The outcome of this meeting was the Bretton Woods system, which made the U.S. dollar as the world’s reserve currency linked to gold at $35 an ounce. For this assignment, you will trace several major international economic events beginning with the aftermath of World War 2 and ending with the current time. In your discussion, describe each event and its lasting impact on the world economy, particularly how it affected international monetary relations. Prior to beginning work on this assignment, read The Case Study: Bretton Woods on pages 31-32 of Chapter 2 in the Gerber (2017) text. Then, respond to the following components:
The Bretton Woods System paper
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