School of Economics | “Nothing is so permanent as a temporary government program” – Milton Friedman
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Tejvan Pettinger “Nothing is so permanent as a temporary government program.” Milton Friedman, “Tyranny of the Status Quo,” (1984) p. 115 Friedman was a free-market economist critical of government intervention. With this quote, he was making the point that government intervention can invariably lead to government failure and inefficient use...