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Friedman

Milton. born 1912. US economist, particularly associated with monetarism; a forceful advocate of free market capitalism
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24 April 2017 - Massachusetts, US-based national insurance brokerage and risk management firm Risk Strategies Co, a privately held, rapidly growing has acquired New York, US-based Friedman and Friedman Agency, the firm said.
He leaves his wife, Elaine (Ephraim) Friedman; two sons, Gary Friedman of Stratham, NH and Andrew Friedman of Alpharetta, GA; a daughter, Bobbye Samdahl of Princeton, MA; two brothers, David Friedman of Bowie, MD and Robert Friedman of Springfield, MA and six grandchildren.
Yet despite far more commercial success and high-profile billings, Friedman remains the lesser-known writer of the two in the canon of post-war Jewish male writers in America.
Friedman Associates Insurance is one of only a few agencies in the state of Virginia to be recognized as one of the "Best of the Best".
Though she does have an identical twin sister, Friedman would rather be defined by who she is in her own right.
Despite being a professional academic, Friedman had never locked himself away in an ivory tower.
In the popular press, Friedman was best known for his advocacy of limited government.
Now the town has turned to Friedman and his firm to take the village to the next level and fulfil their dreams of changing Westbury from a thoroughfare to a destination.
Friedman, addressing the joint conference of NACUBO, SCUE and APPA, told the audience the warning he was given that inspired his bestselling book: "The global economy playing field is being leveled and America is not ready.
The sense that Friedman may have conceived the show at least partly as an opportunity to perform tongue-in-cheek revisitings of earlier gestures was confirmed elsewhere.
Overwhelmingly, Friedman finds this to be a positive development, opening up opportunities for billions more people to tap their full potential, boost their prosperity, and live their dreams, while creating an explosion of inventions and innovations that will benefit us all.
An e-mail from a gentleman Friedman met while waiting in an airport is included as a prescription for improving our schools and global competitiveness.