For those who view free markets as the source of economic imbalances, Robert Sirico has a message: Capitalism isn't consumerism.» Read More
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.
In his first message for the Roman Catholic Church's World Day of Peace, Pope Francis attacked mega-salaries and gigantic bonuses, saying they were symptoms of an economy based on greed and inequality.
Pope Francis was named Time Magazine's 2013 person of the year. Rev. Robert A. Sirico, Action Institute president and co-founder, and Naomi Schaefer Riley, "Till Faith Do Us Part" author, discuss concern for the media's embrace of the Pope.
R.R. Reno, First Things editor, and Michael Matheson Miller, PovertyCure director, discuss Pope Francis' take on free market capitalism.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports that Pope Francis has targeted capitalism in his new papal proclamation, calling unfettered capitalism the "new tyranny."
In his first major written work, Pope Francis referred to capitalism as "a new tyranny," urging global leaders to fight poverty and inequality.
Digging into some of the rules of "progressive capitalism," with Cambridge University Chancellor Lord David Sainsbury. He discusses whether he expects pushback on the push for reform.
Some economists believe India's slowdown may help turn the country away from the corruption and crony capitalism that fueled the recent boom.