Many try to compare Vietnam and Iraq when evaluating the currency.  Most of these comparisons are flawed: “…Vietnam has a very low rate and their economy is one of the fastest growing…”  This is a totally irrelevant comparison.  The rate is not the issue.  The issue is IMF Article 8 Compliance.  This allows Freedom of Movement of capital in and out of the country.  [Post 1 of 2….stay tuned]