The Principles of Economic and Political Liberty and Public Policy in Milton Friedman


This conference commemorated the fiftieth anniversary of the publication Capitalism and Freedom and examined the intellectual foundations of Friedman's understanding of the role of government, markets, and business in session one. Session two examined some of his most important policy recommendations, including school vouchers and the negative income tax.


Conference Readings

Friedman, Milton. Capitalism and Freedom: Fortieth Anniversary Edition. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2002.

Hayek, F. A. The Collected Works of F. A. Hayek, Volume II: The Road to Serfdom - Text and Documents - The Definitive Edition. Edited by Bruce Caldwell. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2007.