Center on Wealth, Poverty, and Morality

The mission of Discovery Institute’s Center on Wealth, Poverty, and Morality is to connect the practical truths of economics with the perennial truths of ethics. We are building a sustained and accessible defense of free enterprise, entrepreneurship, and stewardship in the moral categories consonant with most Americans. Read more.

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How Washington Widens Gap Between The Rich And Poor
Wealth and Poverty

Sovereign Wealth Fund or Not, the Fed Has Some Issues
Wealth and Poverty

The Cost of Speaking Truth to Power
Wealth and Poverty

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Sovereign Wealth Fund or Not, the Fed Has Some Issues
Wealth and Poverty
Recently, noted Wall Street economist David Malpass suggested that the Federal Reserve "is looking like a sovereign wealth fund," with its $4.5 trillion balance sheet of Treasury and mortgage-backed securities exposing the Fed to massive interest-rate risk while creating distortions in financial markets that Read more...

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