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  • Friedman, Milton 1912-2006. American economist. He won a 1976 Nobel Prize for his theories of monetary control and governmental nonintervention in the economy.

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  • proper n. A surname.

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  • n. United States economist noted as a proponent of monetarism and for his opposition to government intervention in the economy (born in 1912)

Etymologies

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German Fried ("peace") + Mann ("man").

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