What are the pernicious consequences of the pursuit of maximum profits? The best solution would be a radical change in prevailing attitudes.
Today we are obsessed by the desire to keep prices down. Nevertheless, the cult of minimum prices can have some nasty consequences.
We have gone a fair way backwards since the last century, when governments pursued strategies that owed much to Catholic economic teachings.
Cardinal Verdier’s ambitions “To fight unemployment, help your Archbishop build churches,” bore an organization which is still active today.
The doctrine that any person has an inalienable right to enter into any willingly agreed contract forms the bedrock of libertarian economics.