Episode 128 – Free To Choose 1980 – The Tyranny of Control (Podcast)

Episode 128 – Free To Choose 1980 – The Tyranny of Control (Podcast)

 
 
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Government planning and detailed control of economic activity lessen productive innovation and consumer choice. Good, better, best, are replaced by ”approved” or ”authorized.” Economist Milton Friedman visits India, Japan, and the United States to show how “established” industries or methods seek government protection or subsidization in their attempts to stop or limit product improvements which they don’t control.

Today’s podcast is “The Tyranny of Control,” volume two of the ten-part public television series Free To Choose.

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