The Theory and Practice of Freedom
July 31, 2014 5 Comments
Today would have been Milton Friedman’s 102d birthday. He was perhaps the least dismal practitioner of the dismal science. Why? because he believed in freedom, not slavery or dependence on anything but yourself.
Watching him over the years, in his erudite and good-humored presentations has shaped much of my economic world view. And so to celebrate a great man’s birthday, let’s share some of that.
I suspect you will be surprised how germane to today it seems. Enjoy!
On the rights of workers
On Money and Inflation
And finally, and maybe most importantly
What is America?