Economics at the Crossroads: A Forum Roundtable
The recent crisis has given questions about economics a sense of urgency: What is wrong with our economic way of life, and what can be done about it? Are there shortcomings in our economic theory and practice? If so, what are the essential correctives and alternatives? During the roundtable the two authors shared their perspectives.
John Mueller, Fellow, Ethics and Public Policy Center, Author of Redeeming Economics: Rediscovering the Missing Element
John Médaille, Author of Toward a Truly Free Market: A Distributist Perspective on the Role of Government, Taxes, Health Care, Deficits, and More
With a response by Barry C. Lynn, Director Markets, Enterprise, and Resiliency Initiative The New America Foundation
Co-sponsored by The Society of Catholic Social Scientists.