Becker Friedman Institute
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The University of Chicago

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Milton Friedman on Video

After retiring from the University of Chicago in 1976, Friedman turned to TV to share his ideas with the world. With his wife Rose, he made the Free to Choose video series. With his simple explanations, incisive logic, and quick wit, he mastered the medium and became one of the best-known public intellectuals. Below are some highlights of his on-screen contributions.

 

Power of Choice (2012)

Free to Choose
1980 PBS television series

Uncommon Knowledge: (1999–2001)
A public affairs show produced by the Hoover Institution

Charlie Rose Interview