BUSINESS
01/11/2013 03:14 pm ET

The 6 Most Ludicrous Claims About The Trillion-Dollar Coin

Minting a trillion-dollar coin to save the economy may sound like a ludicrous idea, but it's not really all that ridiculous, at least according to some notable economists like Nobel Prize-winner Paul Krugman -- ever heard of him?

Actually, what's more ludicrous than the idea itself are some of these theories getting put forth about the minting of the coin. What are the weirdest? We have you covered:

Craziest Claims About The Trillion-Dollar Coin

ALSO ON HUFFPOST:

CONVERSATIONS