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By Milton Friedman

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***#10 on nationwide Review's checklist of the a hundred most sensible Nonfiction Books of the Century***

Milton Friedman argues that the perfect function of aggressive capitalism happens whilst the vast majority of our fiscal job flows via inner most firm inside a unfastened industry surroundings. this can be unequivocally the simplest equipment for reaching monetary freedom, in addition to the mandatory within which political freedom may be attained. Friedman's arguments are absolutely daring, enlightening, and impacting. one of the particular subject matters he addresses are ''The regulate of Money,'' ''Fiscal Policy,'' ''Capitalism and Discrimination,'' and ''Social Welfare Measures.''

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