The Values & Capitalism Blog

The Values & Capitalism blog is a forum for discussion about issues of Christian faith, economics, politics, society, poverty, and more.

A Real Fair Trade Solution

I have routinely criticized “fair trade” schemes for perpetuating price distortion in the developing world (see here and here), and when doing so, I am routinely confronted by fair-trade shoppers who defend their purchases as a counterbalance to unfair agricultural subsidies.

Legislating Parenthood

If you’re just hanging out out there, maybe you’re sending a check or bringing some cash by, that’s not being a father. You’re just a human ATM.

What Makes "Moneyball" Unusual

At The Daily Caller, Rebecca Cusey writes: “Moneyball,” the new movie about baseball, does something that few Hollywood films do: It respects and celebrates innovation and entrepreneurship.


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