Freedom and Opportunity

Thoughts on a Free Market Economy…

“Freedom and Opportunity”

By Phyllis Hunsinger

July 1, 2015

 

  “A society that puts equality before freedom will get neither. A society that puts freedom before equality will get a high degree of both.” Milton Friedman.

To understand the point being made by Milton Friedman, examine the tale of two workplaces.  The first workplace guarantees employees receive an equal amount of income. The second workplace offers employees incentives for extra work, superior service, and innovation. Which workplace is more likely to thrive?  Which employees are …

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