May 14, 2014| 0

Banking on Grace (Luke 19:12-27)

Of course, this parable isn’t just about the money.

September 22, 2011| 2

Essay: Is Growth a Given?

Recently, while traveling in Montreal, my wife and I became engaged in conversation with a small-business owner about the differences between the US and Canadian economics. He told us that Montreal was a hot-bed of entrepreneurism. He claimed that this was due to high cultural value being placed on innovation and individualism and also because […]

May 24, 2010| 2

Business and Global Poverty: Aid-Centric to Trade-Centric

Is the fight against global poverty making a much-needed paradigm shift from being aid-centric to trade-centric (i.e., business-centric)? None other than the “front man”  for global poverty – Bono, of U2 fame – seems to now be saying as much, as witnessed by his recent Op-Ed in the New York Times. After completing his recent […]