Part 10 in a series on Markets & Morality
What is “flourishing” and how do we achieve it?
Christians can agree that we are called to bring about flourishing. As Jay Richards recently wrote, the Bible calls Christians to work for the good of the world:
Everything from [...]MORE →
Part 8 in a series on Markets & Morality
Those who want to get rich fall into temptation and a trap and into many foolish and harmful desires that plunge people into ruin and destruction. For the love of money is a root of all kinds of evil. Some people, eager [...]MORE →
Part 11 in a series on Biblical Foundations of Economic Principles
As Christians living in the modern western world, it is easy to be concerned and confused about living in such affluence. This is especially easy when there are many people living on so little. How do we [...]MORE →
Part 5 in a series on Eight Most Popular Myths about Wealth, Poverty, and Free Enterprise
Last week we asked whether or not free enterprise is a “win-lose” proposition. This is the myth of the Zero Sum Game, and [...]MORE →
Part 6 in a series on Wealth & Power
Last week I introduced how salaries emerge within the context of a market economy. I want to expand on this idea today.
First, though, let’s review some basics about salary and income:
The salary you receive is the price [...]MORE →
Part 5 in a series on Wealth & Power
I had the exciting experience last Thursday of being interviewed by Janet Parshall on her radio show, “In the Market with Janet Parshall” on Moody Radio Network.
Janet is a wonderful host, and asked [...]MORE →
All-American rocker Bruce Springsteen took to the pages of Rolling Stone magazine this past spring to lament the existence of [...]MORE →
Part 5 in a series on Income Inequality
Editor’s Note: The Institute for Faith, Work & Economics released a new research report entitled, “Why Does Income Inequality Exist? An Economic and Biblical Explanation” by Dr. Anne Bradley, Ph.D. This week our blog is highlighting the key findings from this report.
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