Tag: Economy

Cardinal and economist address faith’s role in modern economy

Cardinal and economist address faith’s role in modern economy

| Beth Griffin | September 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

The role of faith in the free market is to insist that a just economy is built on a moral framework that serves the common good, according to speakers at a Sept. 5 event at Jesuit-run Fordham University.

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Bishop echoes pope: The poor’s plight is ‘the Gospel, pure and simple’

Bishop echoes pope: The poor’s plight is ‘the Gospel, pure and simple’

| Mark Pattison | August 31, 2018 | 0 Comments

The statement, “Just Wages and Human Flourishing,” dated Labor Day, Sept. 3 this year, was released Aug. 30.

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Labor & Economy

Labor & Economy

| September 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

According to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, unemployment in the State of Minnesota has continued its gradual decline from 5.1 percent in June 2013 to 4.5 percent in June 2014. Although unemployment has decreased and the economy continues to slowly recover, most of the economic gains have not been distributed across the socioeconomic spectrum.

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