Discovery Institute’s Center on Wealth, Poverty, and Morality, provides original reporting and analysis at the intersection of ethics, faith, and economics.

Wealth and Poverty
Scott Powell


The Fed is now in a box where it may not be able to raise interest rates without creating a new budgetary and fiscal crisis.

The Cost of Speaking Truth to Power

The DOJ's lawsuit against S&P as a targeted payback for its downgrading the U.S. credit rating in 2011 is entirely consistent with the Obama DOJ's pattern of politically motivated actions.
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George Gilder for Prager University: What Creates Wealth?

The latest course from Prager University features George Gilder explaining why some countries are wealthy and flourishing, while others are poor and stagnant.
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Thinking of Poverty in a Vacuum

Chronic poverty is, at its roots, an issue of broken communities, estranged families, and severed relationships.
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Life Advice from George Gilder

George Gilder on the Future of Bitcoin

NYT Debate: God and Mammon

What Dave Brat's Nomination Means for November

Conventional Business Is Social Business