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Friedman, Milton 1912-2006

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Works: 911 works in 3,652 publications in 21 languages and 70,784 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Documentary films  Conference papers and proceedings  Records and correspondence  Life skills guides  Economic history  Bibliography  Handbooks and manuals  Biographical films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Speaker, Honoree, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Other, Dedicatee, Contributor, Performer, Creator
Classifications: HG538, 332.4973
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Publications about Milton Friedman
Publications by Milton Friedman
Publications by Milton Friedman, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Milton Friedman
Free to choose : a personal statement by Milton Friedman( Book )
206 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 19 languages and held by 4,563 libraries worldwide
Examines the economic system in the United States, discusses governmental agencies and regulations, and analyzes current problems
Capitalism and freedom by Milton Friedman( Book )
176 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 4,220 libraries worldwide
In Capitalism and Freedom, economist Milton Friedman argues that political and economic freedom are inextricably linked, promoting laissez faire and individual choice over government intervention in markets through tariffs, subsidies and regulations. The book, along with Friedman's other writing, is credited with reviving conservative economic theory and influencing policies designed to decrease government spending following the Great Depression. In so doing, it put forth many ideas--for example, a flat income tax and school vouchers--that feature heavily in political discourse today
A monetary history of the United States, 1867-1960 by Milton Friedman( Book )
90 editions published between 1961 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 2,338 libraries worldwide
Historical developments of the last century are explained in terms of monetary theory
Price theory by Milton Friedman( Book )
143 editions published between 1962 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,050 libraries worldwide
Concentrates on the pricing of final products and the theory of distribution
Essays in positive economics by Milton Friedman( Book )
89 editions published between 1953 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,667 libraries worldwide
This paper is concerned primarily with certain methodological problems that arise in constructing the "distinct positive science" that John Neville Keynes called for, in particular, the problem how to decide whether a suggested hypothesis or theory should be tentatively accepted as part of the "body of systematized knowledge concerning what is."
Tyranny of the status quo by Milton Friedman( Book )
33 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 1,535 libraries worldwide
The optimum quantity of money, and other essays by Milton Friedman( Book )
80 editions published between 1964 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 1,467 libraries worldwide
"Taken as a whole, The Optimum Quantity of Money provides a comprehensive view of the body of monetary theory developed in leading centers of monetary analysis. This work is essential reading for economists and graduate students in the field. The volume will be no less important for practicing business and banking personnel as well. The new statement by Michael Bordo a student of Friedman's and an expert in the field, provides a sense of where the field now stands in the economy and academy."--Jacket
Monetary vs. fiscal policy by Milton Friedman( Book )
34 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in 4 languages and held by 1,294 libraries worldwide
Money mischief : episodes in monetary history by Milton Friedman( Book )
18 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,245 libraries worldwide
Nobel Prize-winner Milton Friedman makes clear once and for all that no one is immune from monetary economics--that is, from the effects of its theory and its practices. He demonstrates through historical events the mischief that can result from misunderstanding the monetary system--how, for example, the work of two obscure Scottish chemists destroyed the presidential prospects of William Jennings Bryan and how Franklin D. Roosevelt's decision to appease a few senators from the American West helped communism triumph in China. In Money Mischief Dr. Friedman discusses the creation of value: from stones to feathers to gold. He outlines the central role of monetary theory and shows how it can act to ignite or deepen inflation, as one instance. He explains, in layman's English, what the present monetary system in the United States--a system without historical precedent--means for your paycheck and savings book as well as for the global economy
A theory of the consumption function by Milton Friedman( Book )
57 editions published between 1857 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,230 libraries worldwide
What is the exact nature of the consumption function? Can this term be defined so that it will be consistent with empirical evidence and a valid instrument in the hands of future economic researchers and policy makers? In this volume a distinguished American economist presents a new theory of the consumption function, tests it against extensive statistical J material and suggests some of its significant implications. Central to the new theory is its sharp distinction between two concepts of income, measured income, or that which is recorded for a particular period, and permanent income, a longer-period concept in terms of which consumers decide how much to spend and how much to save. Milton Friedman suggests that the total amount spent on consumption is on the average the same fraction of permanent income, regardless of the size of permanent income. The magnitude of the fraction depends on variables such as interest rate, degree of uncertainty relating to occupation, ratio of wealth to income, family size, and so on. The hypothesis is shown to be consistent with budget studies and time series data, and some of its far-reaching implications are explored in the final chapter
A program for monetary stability by Milton Friedman( Book )
65 editions published between 1959 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 1,206 libraries worldwide
The background of monetary policy; The tools of the FRS; Debt management and banking reform; The goals and criteria of monetary policy
Studies in the quantity theory of money by Milton Friedman( Book )
55 editions published between 1956 and 2001 in English and Chinese and held by 1,135 libraries worldwide
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Dollars and deficits; living with America's economic problems by Milton Friedman( Book )
26 editions published between 1938 and 1979 in English and held by 1,116 libraries worldwide
This book also published in a cloth ed. Under title: Dollars and deficits: living with America's economic problems
Monetary trends in the United States and the United Kingdom, their relation to income, prices, and interest rates, 1867-1975 by Milton Friedman( Book )
25 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and held by 1,104 libraries worldwide
The special task of this book is to present a statistical and theoretical analysis of the relation between the quantity of money and other key economic magnitudes over periods longer than those dominated by cyclical fluctuations-hence the term trends in the title. This book is not restricted to the United States but includes comparable data for the United Kingdom
Milton Friedman's monetary framework : a debate with his critics by Milton Friedman( Book )
30 editions published between 1974 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,033 libraries worldwide
In response to widespread interest in a formal complete statement analyzing aspects of the money-income relationship and clarification of his quantity theory, Milton Friedman in 1970 published "A Theoretical Framework for Monetary Analysis," and a year later "A Monetary Theory of Nominal Income," both in the Journal of Political Economy. A combined version of these essays, first published by the National Bureau of Economic Research, begins this volume. Because his statement was important and controversial both as a commentary on the history of economic thought and as a theoretical contribution in its own right, the Journal of Political Economy in 1972 presented critical reviews from noted monetary theorists, including Karl Brunner and Allan H. Meltzer, James Tobin, Paul Davidson, and Don Patinkin. Their studies, which are printed in the present volume, focus on substantive issues, covering a variety of topics. All of their major points are discussed in Friedman's reply, which clarifies and expands upon his original themes and introduces interesting new material. Thus the synthesis of his two articles, the critical comments, and his response, together with an introduction by Robert J. Gordon, are combined in one volume for the convenience of scholars and students
The great contraction, 1929-1933 by Milton Friedman( Book )
69 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,003 libraries worldwide
Friedman and Schwartz's A Monetary History of the United States, 1867-1960, published in 1963, stands as one of the most influential economics books of the twentieth century. A landmark achievement, the book marshaled massive historical data and sharp analytics to support the claim that monetary policy--steady control of the money supply--matters profoundly in the management of the nation's economy, especially in navigating serious economic fluctuations. The chapter entitled "The Great Contraction, 1929-33" addressed the central economic event of the century, the Great Depression. Published as a stand-alone paperback in 1965, The Great Contraction, 1929-1933 argued that the Federal Reserve could have stemmed the severity of the Depression, but failed to exercise its role of managing the monetary system and ameliorating banking panics. The book served as a clarion call to the monetarist school of thought by emphasizing the importance of the money supply in the functioning of the economy--a concept that has come to inform the actions of central banks worldwide. This edition of the original text includes a new preface by Anna Jacobson Schwartz, as well as a new introduction by the economist Peter Bernstein. It also reprints comments from the current Federal Reserve chairman, Ben Bernanke, originally made on the occasion of Milton Friedman's 90th birthday, on the enduring influence of Friedman and Schwartz's work and vision
Monetary statistics of the United States: estimates, sources, methods by Milton Friedman( Book )
25 editions published between 1970 and 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 927 libraries worldwide
Tax limitation, inflation and the role of government by Milton Friedman( Book )
11 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 879 libraries worldwide
Bright promises, dismal performance : an economist's protest by Milton Friedman( Book )
18 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 756 libraries worldwide
A theoretical framework for monetary analysis by Milton Friedman( Book )
27 editions published between 1970 and 1995 in English and held by 746 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Folimin, Mi'erdun 1912-2006
Freedman, Milton.
Fridman, M.
Fridman, M. 1912-2006
Fridman, Milton
Fridmen, Milton 1912-2006
Frīdmens, Miltons 1912-2006
Friedman M.
Friedman M. 1912-2006
Friedman Milton
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Friedman, Milton i Rose
Friedmen, Milton
Friedmen, Milton 1912-2006
Fu-li-te-man 1912-2006
Milton Fridmen
Milton Friedman American economist, statistician, and writer
Milton Friedman Amerikaans econoom
Milton Friedman Amerikaans schrijver
Milton Friedman amerikai közgazdász, statisztikus, író
Milton Friedman amerikansk ekonom
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Milton Friedman economista statunitense
Milton Friedman économiste américain
Milton Friedman ekonomista amerykański, noblista
Milton Friedman estadístico, economista, e intelectual estadounidense
Milton Friedman học giả kinh tế người Mỹ
Milton Friedman US-amerikanischer Wirtschaftswissenschaftler und Nobelpreisträger
Miltons Frīdmans
Pʻŭridŭman, Miltʻŭn 1912-2006
Μίλτον Φρίντμαν
Милтон Фридман
Милтон Фридман американский экономист
Милтън Фридман
Мілтан Фрыдман
Мілтон Фрідман
Мілтон Фрідман американський економіст, нобелівський лауреат (1976)
Фридман 1912-2006
Фридман М
Фридман М. 1912-2006
Фридман, М. (Мильтон), 1912-2006
Фридман, Милтон американский экономист
Фридман (Мильтон), 1912-2006
Фридмен М
Фридмен М. 1912-2006
Фридмен, Милтон 1912-2006
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מילטאן פרידמאן
מילטון פרידמן
מילטון פרידמן כלכלן
פרידמאן, מילטון 1912-2006
פרידמן, מילטון 1912-2006
פרידעמאן, מילטון 1912-2006
פריעדמאן, מילטון 1912-2006
فريدمن، ملتن
ملٹن فریڈمان
ملٹن فریڈمین
ميلتون فريدمان
ميلتون فريدمان، 1912-2006
میلتون فریدمن اقتصاددان آمریکایی
میلتۆن فریدمەن
مېلټون فرايډمېن
मिल्टन फ्रीडमन
মিল্টন ফ্রিড্‌ম্যান
ਮਿਲਟਨ ਫ਼ਰੀਡਮੈਨ
மில்ட்டன் ஃப்ரீட்மன்
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밀턴 프리드먼
프리드만, 밀턴 1912-2006
프리드만, 밀톤 1912-2006
프리드만, 밀튼 1912-2006
프리드먼, 밀턴 1912-2006
프리드먼, 밀톤 1912-2006
프리드먼, 밀튼 1912-2006
フリ-ドマン, ミルトン 1912-2006
フリードマン, M.
フリードマン, ミルトン
ミルトン・フリードマン
佛利民
米爾頓·佛利民
米尓顿, 弗里徳曼
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