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Capitalism vs. Crony Capitalism

Many people who decry capitalism do so from a position of ignorance of what capitalism really is. They look at the market system that exists in the U.S. 437 more words

Econ. 101

“I’m not a conservative. A conservative is someone who wants to keep things the way they are. Mr. Begin wants to change things; I want to change things. 101 more words

Milton Friedman

“People say, well what difference does it make if it’s General Motors that you’re dealing with or the US government you’re dealing with. Both are big enterprises, bureaucratic enterprises; aren’t you just as badly off? 66 more words

Milton Friedman

Terence Corcoran: From Northern Gateway to Keystone, the undefinable 'social licence' movement is in control of jobs and growth

 As Milton Friedman predicted,  corporate social responsibility has failed and left business more vulnerable

The Northern Gateway and Keystone pipelines keep getting hammered, the result of what seems like universal adoption of a new free-market killing concept known as a “social licence to operate.”  The idea is an outgrowth of the anti-corporate governance crusades and NGO activism of the last few decades. 1,196 more words

Oil Pipelines

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Milton Friedman – Who Benefits From Licensing?

Published on Apr 21, 2014

” Professor Friedman identifies the beneficiaries of licensing requirements. http://www.LibertyPen.com “

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Open letter to President Obama (Part 566) Farm Bill Would Increase Spending 47%

Open letter to President Obama (Part 566)

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

President Obama c/o The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Washington, DC 20500… 1,394 more words

Spending Out Of Control

Προς υπεράσπιση του Milton Friedman

O Milton Friedman υπήρξε εμβληματικός οικονομολόγος, πατέρας του νεοφιλελευθερισμού και για να το πούμε σχηματικά, το άλλο άκρο του John Maynard Keynes με τον πρώτο σε αντίθεση με τον τελευταίο, να προτείνει ένα μοντέλο ελεύθερης αγοράς, ιδιωτικοποιήσεων και μειωμένου κράτους με έννοιες όπως κράτος πρόνοιας να μην σημαίνουν απολύτως τίποτα για αυτόν. 52 more words