What is public policy? A public policy is basically a law or rule that is enforced by any level of government, whether central, state, or local. Our activist judiciary also makes public policy: that all public transport in Delhi must run on CNG, for example, was a Supreme Court decree.
Paper presented at the International Colloquium "Global Freedom? The Future of International Governance" organised by the Liberal Institute of the Friedrich Naumann Foundation, Potsdam, Germany 9–11 November 2007
2012 is the centennial of Milton Friedman's birth (31 July 1912) and Free To Choose Network (http://freetochoose.net/) is organizing a worldwide effort to celebrate the winning ideas of freedom. As part of the celebrations, they have called on all those who have been inspired by Milton's ideas to submit a short YouTube video about "What Milton Means to Me" (http://www.miltonfriedmanscentury.org) to showcase how his ideas have impacted them.