Capitalism's sustainability is threatened by this growing trend in the U.S., says Steve Odland, the former CEO of Office Depot and AutoZone. » Read More
What has undermined faith in our economic system and the very values needed to sustain it? Steve Odland has the answer.
Paul Donovan, global economist and managing director at UBS, says the line between capital expenditure and consumer spending has blurred.
Happy Fat Cat Tuesday! Today’s the day when the pay of a FTSE 100 company's CEO will overtake the average U.K. worker’s annual earnings.
Lothar Mentel, chief investment officer at Tatton Investment Management, says there is upward pressure on wages as developed markets run out of labor resources.
For those who view free markets as the source of economic imbalances, Robert Sirico has a message: Capitalism isn't consumerism.
Donald Trump—and a lot of other people—seem to misunderstand the pope's position on capitalism, says Notre Dame economist Joe Kaboski.
North Korea is looking to raise $39M to fund a new brewery in Wonsan, an eastern port city where leader Kim Jong Un has big development ambitions.
Billionaire hedge fund manager Paul Tudor Jones made comments regarding inequality, stating the wealth gap in America has become unsustainable. James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, and Chris Kofinis, Democratic strategist, weigh in to debate capitalism and income inequality.
Thomas Piketty, author of "Capital in the Twenty-First Century," discusses capitalism, and his vision for a global wealth tax.
Reaganomics will never go away as long as Larry Kudlow is alive, he says. Unfortunately, true Reaganomics hasn't been practiced for the last 15 years.
More than three decades after her death, Ayn Rand remains both influential and controversial in the debate over free markets.
The capitalist system has triumphed and has proven to be "remarkably resilient" says Lawrence Summers, former U.S. Treasury Secretary.
Digging into China's slowing economy, and at what level of cost the country will inject risk into the system, with China Beige Book president Leland Miller.
Will American-style democracy be preserved a quarter century from now? CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera takes a look at what democracy and capitalism may hold for 2039.
The pope had a good message on the poor but his attack on capitalism was hard to digest. You know who we need now? A Medieval Jewish rabbi.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Carbrera reports on whether recent comments from the Pope will make it harder for the Catholic Church to raise money from the wealthy.
Cardinal Timothy Dolan shares his views about the free markets after Pope Francis generated controversy over his comments about capitalism, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera talks to Cardinal Timothy Dolan about concerns following the pope's recent comments.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera talks to Cardinal Timothy Dolan, asking whether the Catholic Church supports a market- or a government-driven economy. Neither, the cardinal says.
CNBC's Herb Greenberg, Simon Hobbs, Seema Mody and CNBC contributor Greg Ip discuss Pope Francis' criticism on capitalism and high salaries.