Dropping Money from the Skies

MI5 files which have been released by the National Archives reveal that the Nazis attempted to undermine the British currency by forging large quantities of Bank of England notes - click here for story.  The plan had been to drop them from the air on England - sounds a bit like Helicopter Ben's plans to fight deflation! One wonders what the impact of this monetary stimulus on the wartime economy might have been had it succeeded? 


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