December 17, 2013
Francis Misunderstands the Free Market
Ramesh Ponnuru, Bloomberg
The Associated Press
The problem isn’t that Francis’s policy prescriptions are misguided, because he doesn’t make any. Nor is it that his sympathies in economic debates are clearly with the left, although they are. One can favor a much stronger safety net than the U.S. has and still disagree with some of what Francis has to say.
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