Chicago School

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The collective name for the economists affiliated with the University of Chicago in the 1970s who believed in self-interest as the explanation of all economic actions, the merits of free markets, the futility of and possible harm from government attempts to control the economy, and the importance of the money supply in determining inflation.

Subjects: Social Sciences.

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