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Gold and monetary stabilization

Gold and monetary stabilization

lectures on the Harris Foundation 1932

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gold standard -- Addresses, essays, lectures.,
  • Money -- Addresses, essays, lectures.,
  • Monetary policy -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementedited by Quincy Wright.
    SeriesHarris Foundation lectures -- 1932.
    ContributionsWright, Quincy.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHG297
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14323350M

    Milton Friedman was the twentieth century’s most prominent advocate of free markets. Born in to Jewish immigrants in New York City, he attended Rutgers University, where he earned his B.A. at the age of twenty. He went on to earn his M.A. from the University of Chicago in .


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