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The Future of Work

Fifty years ago, on a trip to China, the renowned Chicago economist Milton Friedman was shown some of the country's noteworthy public works programs in which hundreds of laborers were digging a canal with shovels. When he asked his hosts why they ... Industry Week, 1 week ago

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Objective function of firms and sustainability

What are a corporation's "social responsibilities?" Milton Friedman's well-known response is: a corporation's responsibility is to make as much money for the stockholders as possible. He observes, "In [a free economy] there is one and only one ...
 Business Standard India2 weeks ago The strong bonds that link ethical culture to business growth  Business Daily Africa1 month ago

Should Monetary Policy Be Run By a Formula?

When I was studying economics 45 years ago in college, one of the big debates was between Milton Friedman, who argued that the Fed should increase the money supply by a constant percentage each year, and a lot of Keynesians who wanted the Fed to ...
 Austin American Statesman3 weeks ago

The Extremes of Climate Change Possibility

Consider the extremes of our present climate moment by the numbers. Recently, Michael Greenstone, the Milton Friedman professor of economics at the University of Chicago and the former chief economist of President Obama's Council of Economic ...
 Huffington Post1 month ago

The Renewable Fuel Standard: Can the Tyranny of the Status Quo Be Broken?

Free market economist Milton Friedman explained how government subsidies are very hard to dislodge, once in place. With concentrated benefits and diffused costs, the status quo can become tyrannical in that a few winners have great incentive to ...
 Epoch Times4 weeks ago Trade agreement is a Trojan horse for Obama's immigration agenda  The Hill1 month ago Want a 60% instant raise? Monetary reform and public banking deliver ~$3 TRILLION to Americans yearly  Free-i-News1 month ago

Where Is The Prudence In Macroprudential Policy?

A version of this article first appeared in the Milken Institute's Power of Ideas 2015. Milton Friedman once said that "When that crisis occurs, the actions that are taken depend on the ideas that are lying around." After the 2008-2009 financial ...
 Barchart3 weeks ago BECKER FRIEDMAN INSTITUTE : and Urban Institute to Host DC Conference Exploring the Price of Policy Uncertainty on the Economy  4 Traders2 months ago Becker Friedman Institute and Urban Institute to Host DC Conference Exploring the Price of Policy Uncertainty ...  TeleTrader.com2 months ago
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The 15 Most Miserable Economies in the World

Inflation is a disease that can wreck a society, Milton Friedman , the late Nobel laureate economist, once said.Add rising unemployment to the diagnosis, and his profession ascribes a rather non-technical term to the debilitating effect on people: ...
 Diaspora Connex2 days ago

Emerging Markets: Narendra Modi, India's Super-Salesman

Many years ago, the economist Milton Friedman visited India and was taken to see an engineering project being built. He noticed that the workers were using shovels instead of mechanical diggers. When he questioned the authorities why that was so, he ...
 Nasdaq6 days ago
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Eco-Economics takes on Neoliberalism

Ever since Milton Friedman, American economist (1912-2006), who considered himself the heir to Adam Smith, used the term neoliberalism in an essay Neoliberalism and its Prospects in 1951, the world has tilted in that direction, starting with Chile ...
 Dissident Voice1 month ago A Neoliberal Contradiction: Singapore, Economically Free, Politicly Repressed  Daily Kos1 month ago The economics of liberty  The Times Of Israel2 weeks ago

Obama: Just Do It the TPP Swoosh Way, Brother Milton Friedman

So his motorcade comes to Portland and clogs traffic. The mainstream news yammers on about where he might end up for pie or a smoke or which trendy place Barack might get an artisan beer or vegan cheese sandwich. All the rotten facts about his ...
 Dissident Voice2 weeks ago
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