The Moral Measure of the Economy (Paperback)

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In this clear and penetrating book, Collins and Wright draw on principles of Catholic Social Teaching to evaluate the economy and lay out practical steps toward establishing an economy "as if people mattered."

About the Author


Chuck Collins is an organizer and senior scholar at the Institute for Policy Studies, directing its Program on Inequality and the Common Good, as well as a cofounder of Wealth for the Common Good and Inequality.org. He is the author of several books, including Wealth and Our Commonwealth (with Bill Gates Sr.) and Economic Apartheid in America (with Felice Yeskel).

Mary Wright is a staff member of JustFaith Ministries in Louisville, Ky. For twelve years she was the Education Coordinator at the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops' Catholic Campaign for Human Development (CCHD) office in Washington, DC. Previously she served for fourteen years as the CCHD Diocesan Director at the Human Rights Office for the Archiciocese of St. Louis.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781570756931
ISBN-10: 1570756937
Publisher: Orbis Books
Publication Date: May 20th, 2007
Pages: 222
Language: English