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  • Malawi Church concerned power outages will drag country down

    Malawi Church concerned power outages will drag country down

    • Oct 26, 2017

    Bishop Peter Musikuwa told the president of Malawi the country needs to fix its power supply problem, because it is affecting economic growth in the country. In Malawi, over 90 percent of power comes from hydroelectric dams, but lack of investment in infrastructure has led to rolling blackouts, which hurt not only businesses, but also the nation’s hospitals and other medical facilities.

  • Book says businesspeople are fascinated, bewildered by Pope Francis

    Book says businesspeople are fascinated, bewildered by Pope Francis

    • Oct 24, 2017

    Father Martin Schlag says Pope Francis’s focus on the good entrepreneur rather than the state makes him a natural ally of authentic U.S. capitalism. Schlag says the pope teaches “everyone in society has to work towards helping the poor, lifting them up — and therefore he is for the good entrepreneur, the good individual who creates work.”

  • A supposedly anti-capitalist pope channels his inner entrepreneur

    • May 28, 2017

    In terms of broad public perceptions, Pope Francis is often seen as hostile to Capitalism and no real friend of corporate culture. Yet on Saturday in Genoa, he delivered a reflection on business activity worthy of a graduate-level MBA program, among other things arguing that exploiting workers isn’t just immoral but also economically self-defeating.