Christians and Economic Development

Sherman, Amy L.
March 1990
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Mar1990, Issue 1, p43
Discusses the participation of Christians in the debates over economic development policy in 1980s. Biblical principles that must be reflected in any just economic system, according to several church pronouncements on economic development; Obstacles to the achievement of a just world economy; Views of Protestant oldline towards dependency theory and the negative influence of multinational corporations on the Third World's poor.


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