Walter Williams on Life, Liberty and Economics

EconTalk | 16 October 2006 | 1h 03m | Listen Later | iTunes
Walter E. Williams has died at 84 (NY Times obituary). This 2006 interview discusses his early days as an economist, his controversial view of the Civil War, the insights of Adam Smith and Friedrich Hayek, and some deep but simple economic principles.

1 thought on “Walter Williams on Life, Liberty and Economics

  1. The Civil War discussion, beginning around minute 21, shows that Prof. Williams was not afraid of having unpopular opinions.

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