Chicago school of economics
The Chicago school of economics is a neoclassical school of economic thought associated with the work of the faculty at the University of Chicago, some of whom have constructed and popularized its pri...
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Milton Friedman - The Great Depression Myth
Milton Friedman explodes the myth that the Great Depression was produced by a failure of private enterprise. http://www.LibertyPen.com Source: Milton Friedman Speaks Buy it: http://www.freetochoose....
Milton Friedman - Why Tax Reform Is Impossible
Friedman explains why our tax code is enormously complex and not likely to change. Keep up with liberty issues at http://www.LibertyPen.com Source: Milton Friedman Speaks Buy it: http://www.freetocho...
Milton Friedman schools young Bernie Sanders about poverty
Milton is a Genius! Bernie got nothing from it and he still doesn't get it.
Milton Friedman: Inequality - Does Capitalism Benefit the Rich over the Poor?
Milton Friedman, recipient of the 1976 Nobel Prize for Economic Science, was one of the most recognizable and influential proponents of liberty and markets in the 20th century, and the leader of the C...
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"There has never in human history been a more effective machine for eliminating poverty than the free enterprise system and the free market." -- Milton Friedman
Power of the Market - The Pencil
Milton Friedman uses a pencil to explain how the operation of the free market promotes harmony and world peace.
Frank Knight
Frank Hyneman Knight (November 7, 1885 – April 15, 1972) was an American economist who spent most of his career at the University of Chicago, where he became one of the founders of the Chicago school....
Ronald Coase
Ronald Harry Coase (/ˈkoʊz/; 29 December 1910 – 2 September 2013) was a British economist and author. He was for much of his life the Clifton R. Musser Professor Emeritus of Economics at the Universit...
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Law and economics
Law and economics or economic analysis of law is the application of economic theory (specifically microeconomic theory) to the analysis of law. Economic concepts are used to explain the effects of law...
George Stigler
George Joseph Stigler (January 17, 1911 – December 1, 1991) was a U.S. economist. He won the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 1982, and was a key leader of the Chicago School of Economics,...
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Milton Friedman
Milton Friedman (July 31, 1912 – November 16, 2006) was an American economist, statistician and writer who taught at the University of Chicago for more than three decades. He received the 1976 No...
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Monetarism
In monetary economics, monetarism is a school of thought that emphasizes the role of governments in controlling the amount of money in circulation. Monetarists believe that variation in the money supp...
Robert Fogel
Robert William Fogel (July 1, 1926 – June 11, 2013) was an American economic historian and scientist, and winner (with Douglass North) of the 1993 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences. As of his ...
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Gary Becker
Gary Stanley Becker (December 2, 1930 – May 3, 2014) was an American economist. He was professor of economics and sociology at the University of Chicago and at the Booth School of Business. He made im...
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Richard Posner
Richard Allen Posner (/ˈpoʊznər/; born January 11, 1939) is an American jurist, legal theorist, and economist. He is currently a judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit in ...
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Robert Lucas, Jr.
Robert Emerson Lucas, Jr. (born September 20, 1937) is an American economist at the University of Chicago. He received the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 1995. He has been characterized ...
Eugene Fama
Eugene Francis "Gene" Fama (/ˈfɑːmə/; born February 14, 1939) is an American economist and Nobel laureate in Economics, known for his work on portfolio theory and asset pricing, both theoretical and e...
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Efficient market hypothesis
In finance, the efficient-market hypothesis (EMH) asserts that financial markets are "informationally efficient". In consequence of this, one cannot consistently achieve returns in excess of average m...
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Milton Friedman - The Great Depression Myth
Milton Friedman explodes the myth that the Great Depression was produced by a failure of private enterprise. http://www.LibertyPen.com Source: Milton Friedman Speaks Buy it: http://www.freetochoose....
Miracle of Chile
The “Miracle of Chile” was a term used by Nobel laureate economist Milton Friedman to describe the reorientation of the Chilean economy in the 1980s and the benefits of the economic policies applied b...
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The Problem of Social Cost
'The Problem of Social Cost' (1960) by Ronald Coase, then a faculty member at the University of Virginia, is an article dealing with economic problem of externalities. It draws from a number of Englis...
The Nature of the Firm
'The Nature of the Firm' (1937), is an influential article by Ronald Coase. It offered an economic explanation of why individuals choose to form partnerships, companies and other business entities rat...
Fama-French three-factor model
In asset pricing and portfolio management the Fama–French three-factor model is a model designed by Eugene Fama and Kenneth French to describe stock returns. Fama and French were professors at the Uni...
Milton Friedman bibliography
A list of works by the prominent American economist Milton Friedman follows:
Chicago Boys
The Chicago Boys (c. 1970s) were a group of young male, mostly Chilean economists, the majority of whom trained at the Department of Economics of the University of Chicago under Milton Friedman and Ar...