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 (frēd′mən), Milton 1912-2006.
American economist. He won a 1976 Nobel Prize for his theories of monetary control and governmental nonintervention in the economy.


(Biography) Milton. 1912–2006. US economist, particularly associated with monetarism; a forceful advocate of free-market capitalism; Nobel Prize for Economics (1976)
ˈFriedmanˌite n, adj


(ˈfrid mən)

1. Jerome, born 1930, U.S. physicist: Nobel prize 1930.
2. Milton, born 1912, U.S. economist: Nobel prize 1976.
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Noun1.Friedman - United States economist noted as a proponent of monetarism and for his opposition to government intervention in the economy (born in 1912)Friedman - United States economist noted as a proponent of monetarism and for his opposition to government intervention in the economy (born in 1912)
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