SPIRITED THINKING SINCE 1888
economics
May 15, 2021
"When it comes to the promotion of human dignity and the common good and the realisation of the principles of solidarity and subsidiarity," argues Philip Booth, "as well as more modern concerns such as the protection of the environment, the institution of private property is vital."
February 13, 2020
It was quite an impressive array of experts, advocates and power-brokers that participated in a conference last week hosted by the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences, to explore “New Forms of Solidarity: Towards Fraternal Inclusion, Integration and Innovation” at the Casina Pio IV. They included Kristalina Georgieva, managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF),
May 17, 2018
Oeconomicae et Pecuniariae Questiones has its limitations, but it rightly insists on the moral basis of the market
May 17, 2018
‘Oeconomicae et pecuniariae quaestiones’ is a serious and constructive contribution that ranks alongside 'Rerum Novarum'
October 23, 2017
It is true inequality has increased in some countries. But globally it is actually decreasing
October 22, 2017
Pope says 'we must aim at civilising the market'
April 20, 2017
British politics has become strangely hostile to the family. We can't afford to let this continue
June 07, 2016
Francis was speaking to the national directors of the pontifical mission societies at a meeting in Rome