Milton Friedman (1912-2006) was perhaps the most influential economist of the twentieth century. Professor, columnist, author, and advisor, he was awarded the 1976 Nobel Prize in economic sciences.
Milton Friedman (1912-2006) was perhaps the most influential economist of the twentieth century. Professor, columnist, author, and advisor, he was awarded the 1976 Nobel Prize in economic sciences. See less
The following is a personality profile of Milton Friedman based on his work.
Milton Friedman is shrewd, skeptical and can be perceived as indirect.
He is philosophical, he is open to and intrigued by new ideas and loves to explore them. He is unconcerned with art as well: he is less concerned with artistic or creative activities than most people who participated in our surveys. But, Milton Friedman is also proud: he holds himself in high regard, satisfied with who he is.
More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for modernity.
He is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: he cares more about making his own path than following what others have done. Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him.
Milton Friedman, through his 1980 PBS TV series and subsequent book entitled Free to Choose, did much to make free market ideology attractive to many Americans. The TV series remains available online ... Read More
Alibris, the Alibris logo, and Alibris.com are registered trademarks of Alibris, Inc.
Copyright in bibliographic data and cover images is held by Nielsen Book Services Limited, Baker & Taylor, Inc., or by their respective licensors, or by the publishers, or by their respective licensors. For personal use only. All rights reserved. All rights in images of books or other publications are reserved by the original copyright holders.