A fine intellectual biography of Milton Friedman...an excellent summary of a large corpus of sometimes quite technical material, and, to the author's credit, he somehow manages to do it in plain English and without using a single equation, graph, or chart. The result is a highly readable account that really can be understood by the proverbial 'educated layman'. -- Journal of Markets & Morality, Volume 14
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About the Author
Dr Ruger is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science at Texas State University-San Marcos. He is also a Research Fellow in Foreign Policy Studies at the Cato Institute and the Book Review Editor for Armed Forces and Society.
Dr Meadowcroft is Lecturer in Public Policy at King's College London and the author of The Ethics of the Market
(Palgrave, 2005) and co-author of Rescuing Social Capital from Social Democracy
(Institute of Economic Affairs, 2007).