Panel discussion: "Morals and Markets: Being Catholic in a Global Economy"


Location: Washington Hall

Featuring opening remarks by Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., Notre Dame’s president, this event will feature an economist, a political scientist and a theologian offering their perspectives on “Caritas in Veritate.”

Panelists are Douglass Cassel, professor of law and director of the Center for Civil and Human Rights at the Notre Dame Law School; William Evans, Keough-Hesburgh Professor of Economics; and Margaret Pfeil, assistant professor of moral theology and a faculty fellow of the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies. Mary Hirschfeld, a doctoral student in moral theology, will moderate the discussion.

Part of the 2010-11 Notre Dame Forum, “The Global Marketplace and the Common Good,” a yearlong discussion on the role of ethics, values and morals in the rebuilding and reshaping of the global economy.

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