Since his election, Pope Francis has made a number of controversial statements about market economies, globalisation and inequality which have an important influence on political and economic debate. This panel discussion draws together a number of experts in the field to discuss their views on recent trends in and future directions of Catholic social teaching and its relationship to public policy and business life.
This extract features Edward Hadas
, Economics Editor at Reuters Breakingviews and author of Human Goods, Economic Evils: A Moral Approach to the Dismal Science
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