Acton Institute Powerblog

PowerLinks 11.26.18

The Right Is Wrong to Lose Faith in Economic Growth
Michael R. Strain, Bloomberg Opinion

Some conservatives forget what is driving gains for low-wage workers.

Economic Growth or Environmental Sustainability: Do We Have to Choose?
Nicole Bachaud, Values & Capitalism

Since the poor are disproportionately affected by adverse environmental conditions and the outcomes of climate change, it is important that environmental concern influences the conversation on economic growth for the world’s poorest countries.

An anti-poverty program even conservatives can love
Oren Cass, Politico

Why subsidizing wages is the best way to help lower-income Americans — and their communities.

Making Kindness a Core Tenet of Your Company
Bill Taylor, Harvard Business Review

Just as bad behavior tends to spread, so too does good behavior. Kindness, it turns out, is contagious.

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).