As some of you may know, my monetary studies have led me to the conclusion that central banks could profitably be replaced by computers geared to provide a steady rate of growth in the quantity of money. Fortunately for me personally, and for a select group of fellow economists, that conclusion has had no practical impact… else there would have been no Central Bank of Sweden to have established the award I am honoured to receive. Should I draw the moral that sometimes to fail is to succeed? Whether I do or not, I suspect some economists may.
terça-feira, 31 de julho de 2012
lista dos seus trabalhos mais conhecidos, todos os episódios da série da PBS Free to Choose, de 1980. O trecho abaixo é de seu discurso de aceitação do Nobel, em 1976: