Free to choose: a personal statement

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Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1980 - Business & Economics - 338 pages
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The international bestseller on the extent to which personal freedom has been eroded by government regulations and agencies while personal prosperity has been undermined by government spending and economic controls. New Foreword by the Authors; Index.

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This is the best book I've read on economics to date. Read full review

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User Review  - Sandy - Goodreads

Don't agree with all of it and there were a lot of times when I wanted to throw it out, but it's comprehensive, well-thought out, and hangs together really well given his core assumptions (which is where I see some flaws). Read full review

Contents

The Power of the Market
9
The Tyranny of Controls
38
The Anatomy of Crisis
70
Copyright

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Milton Friedman (1912-2006) was a senior research fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, and the Paul Snowden Distinguished Service Professor of Economics at the University of Chicago. In 1976 he was awarded the Nobel Prize in economics.

Friedman is married to Milton Friedman.

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