Why There Is No Milton Friedman Today

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Richard A. Epstein;
  • Journal: Econ Journal Watch, volume 10, issue 2 May, pages 175-179
  • Subject: Competitive markets,Milton Friedman,John Maynard Keynes,network industries,popular influence,rate regulation,vouchers,economics,economists
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The extraordinary influence of Milton Friedman is largely attributable to the passion and clarity he brought to the defense of competitive markets during the New Deal period when the public entrenchment of monopolies and cartels were standard government policy. Friedman... View more
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