Acton Institute Powerblog

PowerLinks 06.04.18

Cronyism Feeds on the Success of Capitalism—but It Should Not Be Confused with Capitalism Itself
Tyler Curtis, FEE

It is only by the introduction of more capitalism, markets free of all corruptible interference, that cronyism will be diminished.

Principles for Transformative Servant Leadership
Timothy Mallard, Providence

Authentic servant leadership should and can be of vital strategic interest to the republic and thus the world.

The economic case for installing air conditioning in every school
Annabelle Timsit, Quartz

A new study finds a link between heat and lower academic achievement—and makes the case that installing air conditioning in schools could make a big difference.

Rethinking Markets and Power from a Christian Perspective
Anne Bradley, Institute for Faith, Work, and Economics

While being wealthy is not itself a sin, wealthy Christians bear great responsibility.

Joe Carter

Joe Carter is a Senior Editor at the Acton Institute. Joe also serves as an editor at the The Gospel Coalition, a communications specialist for the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, and as an adjunct professor of journalism at Patrick Henry College. He is the editor of the NIV Lifehacks Bible and co-author of How to Argue like Jesus: Learning Persuasion from History's Greatest Communicator (Crossway).