Monthly Archives: June 2007

Faith & Economics – Spring 2007

Faith & Economics
NUMBER 49, Spring 2007

Symposium: Values, Empirical Analysis and Finding Possible Consensus on the Moral Ecology of Markets

A Useful Framework for the Discussion of the Morality of Markets
George N. Monsma Jr.

The Quest for “Mutual Understanding”: A Response to The Moral Ecology of Markets
Bruce G. Webb

From Approximate Value Neutrality to Real Value Relevance: Economic, Political Economy, and the Moral Ecology of the Market Order
Peter J. Beottke

Continuing the Dialogue on Markets and Morality
Daniel K. Finn

Book Reviews

The White Man’s Burden: Why the West’s Efforts to Aid the Rest Have Done So Much Ill and So Little Good
by William Easterly
Reviewed by Julie Anderson Schaffner 

Who Really Cares: The Surprising Truth About Compassionate Conservatism-America’s Charity Divide, Who Gives, Who Doesn’t, and Why It Matters
by Arthur C. Brooks
Reviewed by Earl L. Grinols

The Marketplace of Christianity
by Robert B. Ekelund Jr., Robert F. Hebert, and Robert D. Tollison
Reviewed by Charles M. North 

God and the Evil of Scarcity: Moral Foundations of Economic Agency
by Albino Barrera
Reviewed by A.M.C. Waterman 

Economics for Humans
by Julie A. Nelson
Reviewed by Lisa Klein Surdyk 

Political Economy and the Christian Theology since the Enlightenment: Essays in Intellectual History
by A.M.C. Waterman
Reviewed by William F. Campbell 

God at Work: The History and Promise of the Faith at Work Movement
by David W. Miller
Reviewed by Mark L. Russell