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Hayek on economic freedom

December 19, 2010

Economic control is not merely control of a sector of human life which can be separated from the rest; it is the control of the means for all our ends. And whoever has sole control of the means must also determine which ends are to be served, which values are to be rated higher and which lower, in short, what men should believe and strive for.

-F.A. Hayek, The Road to Serfdom, p. 95

And for anyone who has yet to watch the Hayek/Keynes rap…

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