The Increasingly Libertarian Milton Friedman: An Ideological Profile

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Lanny Ebenstein;
(2014)
  • Journal: Econ Journal Watch,volume 11,issue 1 January,pages81-96
  • Subject: Milton Friedman,economists,liberalism,libertarianism,ideology,ideological migration,intellectual biography
    • jel: jel:A13 | jel:A11 | jel:B3 | jel:B2

This article traces the evolution of Milton Friedman’s ideological views over the course of his adult life. It finds the evolution to be from a moderate liberalism to a definite classical liberalism and then, during the last 50 years of his life, to an increasingly robu... View more
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