Economics

The pope has written an introduction to the new book "Potere e Denaro" ("Power and Money").
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Our readers March 23, 2018
In making decisions about what to eat, respondents to an informal survey told America that the most important factor was their own health.
Nathan Schneider March 14, 2018
The Vatican just held a hackathon. Take a moment to recover from the shock.
Jim McDermott March 02, 2018
The film "The Florida Project" depicts a new reality: families who live week to week in motels, unable to afford permanent housing.
A silver mine of Potosi, Bolivia. iStock photo.
Dean Dettloff February 16, 2018
The Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops praised the new ombudsperson office, noting it “has called attention to concerns and complaints involving Canadian-based and/or Canadian-registered companies which operate in other countries."
Hortons hears a Fight for $15. Photo courtesy of Denise Martins
Dean Dettloff February 07, 2018
It will come as no surprise that Canadian economists are divided on the benefits of raising the minimum wage, but proponents say the hike is desperately needed following decades of wage stagnation that has led many Canadians to take on significant debt.