Not many of us, probably, are in thrall to this (now dead) economist. But there are many who owe him a debt they know nothing about. Why? Samuel Brittan’s “obituary”:http://www.ft.com/cms/s/cb74eef8-7599–11db-aea1-0000779e2340.html — a model of its kind — in the Financial Times explains. Friedman’s own brief ‘autobiography’ for the Nobel foundation, last updated in 2005, is “here”:http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/economics/laureates/1976/friedman-autobio.html.