Monday, June 10, 2013

Economic freedom is freedom

Readers of OLS know that one of my favorite living economists is Don Boudreaux at George Mason University.  Boudreaux has the unique ability to point out the weaknesses of opposing economic viewpoints in such a manner that the reader easily grasps and remembers them.  At least that's been my experience with his work.  Professor Boudreaux recently participated in a panel discussion on economics in Oslo where, prior to the panel session, he gave the following must-see, six-minute speech on freedom: