Economics

Don Clemmer December 27, 2019
Times of financial stress or uncertainty seem like a natural time to turn to one’s faith, but it can also be one of the most difficult times to do so.
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Paul D. McNelis, S.J. December 26, 2019
From the defense of moneylending to ethical research methods, theologians have shaped modern economics and finance, writes Paul McNelis. It may be time for them to step in again.
Colleen Dulle, James T. Keane December 12, 2019
What is Peter's Pence and how is it used?
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Paul D. McNelis, S.J. December 12, 2019
Dwight Eisenhower has risen in the rankings of presidents, writes Paul D. McNelis, S.J., and his ability to combine bold initiatives with fiscal discipline is needed today.
John W. Miller December 02, 2019
A Trappist monastery in Massachusetts revives a centuries-old brewing tradition.
Police detain a demonstrator during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019. Chileans have been taking to the streets and clashing with the police to demand better social services and an end to economic inequality, even as the government announced that weeks of demonstrations are hurting the country's economic growth. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)
Eduardo Campos Lima November 13, 2019
The Chilean bishops’ have urged political leaders to step up to their responsibility to preserve the common good and deplored acts of anarchy and looting, most recently directed against church sites themselves. But is anyone listening to them?