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Author: Milton Friedman; Penn Communications.; Encyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corporation.
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Encyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corp., 1983.
Edition/Format:   Visual material : Filmstrip : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A tour of Hong Kong reveals how the free market has made this port a center of business and industry. Using the manufacture and distribution of an ordinary pencil as an example, economist Milton Friedman illustrates the principles of the free market as expounded in Adam Smith's The wealth of nations. He analyzes the causes of the Great Depression and explores the connection between the Federal Reserve System, money  Read more...
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Named Person: Adam Smith; Adam Smith
Material Type: Filmstrip, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Milton Friedman; Penn Communications.; Encyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corporation.
OCLC Number: 11813895
Notes: Title from data sheet.
Intended audience: High school students.
Description: 3 filmstrips (ca. 155 fr. each) : col. ; 35 mm. + 3 sound cassettes (ca. 69 min.) + 1 teacher's guide + activity sheets.
Contents: The power of the market --
Anatomy of a crisis --
How to cure inflation.
Responsibility: Penn Communications.

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A tour of Hong Kong reveals how the free market has made this port a center of business and industry. Using the manufacture and distribution of an ordinary pencil as an example, economist Milton Friedman illustrates the principles of the free market as expounded in Adam Smith's The wealth of nations. He analyzes the causes of the Great Depression and explores the connection between the Federal Reserve System, money supply, and the health of the economy.

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