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  • The Pope Francis effect?

    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.

  • Capitalism and the Catholic Church

    R.R. Reno, First Things editor, and Michael Matheson Miller, PovertyCure director, discuss Pope Francis' take on free market capitalism.

  • Pope Francis calls capitalism 'new tyranny'

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports that Pope Francis has targeted capitalism in his new papal proclamation, calling unfettered capitalism the "new tyranny."

  • Pope Francis

    In his first major written work, Pope Francis referred to capitalism as "a new tyranny," urging global leaders to fight poverty and inequality.

  • Time for a 'new' capitalism?

    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.

  • A man counts Indian rupee notes near the Bombay Stock Exchange building.

    Some economists believe India's slowdown may help turn the country away from the corruption and crony capitalism that fueled the recent boom.

  • G8 leaders wrap up a two-day meeting in Northern Ireland on Tuesday. CNBC's Steve Sedgwick filed this report.

  • The Great Deformation

    David Stockman, author of "The Great Deformation," shares his "gloomy" outlook for the U.S.

  • The Economic Indicators That Matter to China’s Next Premier

    As Washington scrambles to avoid the "fiscal cliff," some leaders of China are committed to never allowing their country to fall into the same financial trap.

  • The Free Market Cure

    Is free market capitalism the best path to prosperity? John Allison, CATO president & CEO, weighs in.

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    As the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank meet in Tokyo, Moorad Choudhry, treasurer of the Royal Bank of Scotland’s corporate banking division, warns that Europe and the U.S. must avoid replicating Japan’s “Lost Decade.”

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    Professor Moorad Choudhry outlines his ultimate rationale for persisting with the free market approach.

  • Karl Marx. Around 1880.

    Capitalism has generally come to be seen as diametrically (and dialectically) opposed to Marxism. The truth, as ever, is rather more complex, writes Paul Gambles Managing Partner, MBMG International.

  • Munger, Buffett on 2012 Election

    Charlie Munger, Berkshire Hathaway vice chairman, and Warren Buffett offer perspective on U.S. politics. "The current economic situation likely points to a close presidential election," Buffett told CNBC's Becky Quick.

  • Omaha Gears Up for Berkshire Hathaway

    Omaha is getting ready for Berkshire Hathaway's annual shareholder meeting. CNBC's Becky Quick spoke with Berkshire's Warren Buffett.

  • Ask Warren Buffett | The Transcript Part 8

    Warren Buffett appeared live on CNBC's Squawk Box this morning, February 27, 2012, for his annual "Ask Warren" three-hour marathon. This is the last part of a transcript of his comments.

  • Ask Warren Buffett | The Transcript Part 7

    Warren Buffett appeared live on CNBC's Squawk Box this morning, February 27, 2012, for his annual "Ask Warren" three-hour marathon. This is part seven of a transcript of his comments.

  • Ask Warren Buffett | The Transcript Part 6

    Warren Buffett appeared live on CNBC's Squawk Box this morning, February 27, 2012, for his annual "Ask Warren" three-hour marathon. This is part six of a transcript of his comments.

  • Ask Warren Buffett | The Transcript Part 5

    Warren Buffett appeared live on CNBC's Squawk Box this morning, February 27, 2012, for his annual "Ask Warren" three-hour marathon. This is part five of a transcript of his comments.

  • Capitalism Evolving in Emerging Markets?

    A look at how capitalism is evolving across the globe, particularly in emerging markets, with Chris Meyer, Editor, Harvard Business Review.