Why Are There No Milton Friedmans Today?

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David Colander (2013)
  • Journal: Econ Journal Watch, volume 10, issue 2 May, pages 167-171
  • Subject: Milton Friedman,Chicago school,economics,economists
    • jel: jel:A14 | jel:A13 | jel:A11 | jel:B3 | jel:B2

This article addresses two questions: Are there fewer economist public intellectuals today than previously, and if so, why? and: Are there fewer economists who support free markets today, and if so, why? It answers yes to the first question, suggesting that the selectio... View more
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