March 6, 2012 Exploring Liberty

The Machinery of Freedom

Friedman discusses has book,The Machinery of Freedom, and offers some additional insights he has had since its publication.

David D. Friedman is an economist, political philosopher, and the author of many books including The Machinery of Freedom: Guide to a Radical Capitalism, wherein he lays the groundwork for a society based exclusively on voluntary transactions. In this Exploring Liberty lecture, Friedman discusses the main premises of The Machinery of Freedom and offers a few additional conclusions he has reached in the years after the first edition of the book was published in 1973.

Produced by Evan Banks.