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David Friedman
David Friedman

David D. Friedman (born 1945), is a libertarian writer who became a leading figure in Anarcho-capitalism with the publication of his book The Machinery of Freedom. He has also authored the books "Price Theory", "Law's Order" and "Hidden Order: The Economics of Everyday Life". He holds a Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Chicago. He is a professor of law at Santa Clara University. Earlier in his career he was a professor of economics.

David Friedman is the son of Nobel Prize-winning economist Milton Friedman. Also part of the family is sister Janet Friedman, economist mother Rose Friedman, and law professor uncle Aaron Director.

David is also a long time member of the Society for Creative Anachronism, where he is known as Cariadoc of the Bow.

He is also an associate editor for Liberty magazine.

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