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$95.6 million for a beer, the price of central banking in Zimbabwe

15 May 2008 by Mike Gogulski
Posted in economics | 1 Comment »

From the Independent Institute blog:

Z$1.2 billion dinner check from Zimbabwe

Z$1.2 billion dinner check from Zimbabwe

Ah, good old hyperinflation. Reminds me of a couple of old banknotes I keep lying around for fun:

One hundred million billion pengő, Hungary, 1946

One hundred million billion pengő, Hungary, 1946

One hundred million marks, Germany, 1923

One hundred million marks, Germany, 1923

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