By Milton Friedman
How do we enjoy the promise of presidency whereas warding off the risk it poses to person freedom? during this vintage booklet, Milton Friedman offers the definitive assertion of his immensely influential monetary philosophy—one within which aggressive capitalism serves as either a tool for attaining fiscal freedom and an important situation for political freedom. the result's an obtainable textual content that has offered good over part 1000000 copies in English, has been translated into eighteen languages, and exhibits each signal of changing into a growing number of influential as time is going on.
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Capitalism and Freedom: Fortieth Anniversary Edition by Milton Friedman