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FRIEDMAN FRIDAY "The Power of the Market" episode of Free to Choose in 1990 by Milton Friedman (Part 2)

Milton Friedman The Power of the Market 2-5

How can we have personal freedom without economic freedom? That is why I don’t understand why socialists who value individual freedoms want to take away our economic freedoms.  1,455 more words

Milton Friedman

John Cowperthwaite, Hong Kong and the dangers of collecting statistics

The Colonial Office sent John Cowperthwaite to Hong Kong in 1945 to serve eventually as its financial secretary from 1961.

This Scotsman was very much a disciple of Adam Smith. 526 more words

Development Economics

FRIEDMAN FRIDAY "The Power of the Market" episode of Free to Choose in 1990 by Milton Friedman (Part 1)

Milton Friedman The Power of the Market 1-5

How can we have personal freedom without economic freedom? That is why I don’t understand why socialists who value individual freedoms want to take away our economic freedoms.  1,627 more words

Milton Friedman

Education and The Shock Doctrine - a follow up

Further to my previous post on this issue, which can be found here, is this article that totally puts into context how shamelessly Milton Friedman’s free-market principles have been (and are still being) applied to education: 489 more words

Education

Open letter to President Obama (Part 558) Dan Mitchell reflects on Margaret Thatcher's life

Open letter to President Obama (Part 558)

(Emailed to White House on 6-10-13.)

President Obama c/o The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Washington, DC 20500… 961 more words

President Obama