• Pope says work and family, not ‘speculation,’ are keys to growth

    Pope says work and family, not ‘speculation,’ are keys to growth

    • Jun 10, 2017

    During a visit to the Quirinale Palace on Saturday to meet Italy’s President Sergio Mattarella, Pope Francis insisted that employment and pro-family policies are the real keys to a society’s growth, not “speculative” business models calculated to generate short-term profits but lacking a long-term vision for providing “stable and dignified work.”