Jeffrey Sachs

Economic Advisor of Pope Francis. Director of Earth Institute. Co-Founder of Millennium Promise Alliance. member of the International Advisory Council of the Center for Social and Economic Research

” I am a believer in a market economy … and I would imagine Pope Francis, too, is a believer in a market economy, but what the Church has taught … is the idea that an economy needs a moral framework. This is a very, very basic idea that we have mostly discarded but that I believe in.”  

http://freakonomics.com/2013/12/19/pontiff-icating-on-the-free-market-system-a-new-freakonomics-radio-podcast/

 

 

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