St Paul's Institute
Located within the City of London, St Paul's Institute seeks to foster an informed Christian response to the most urgent ethical and spiritual issues of our times: equality, stewardship and the meaning of the common good.
Tuesday, November 03, 2015
Paul Mason, Economics Editor for Channel 4 News, explores the future of the global economy and how we might be on the brink of profound social change that will fundamentally redefine how we relate to one another and come together as society.
by Amrita Bhohi
What would a society look like that was founded upon values of reverence for life, interconnectedness, co-operation and stewardship? More »
St Paul's Institute has released a briefing sheet on the Fair and Effective Markets Review, encouraging organisations to participate in the Bank of England's forthcoming Open Forum. More »
We cannot presume to take only the benefits of globalisation without assuming any of its costs. More »
Many of us are wondering what we can do. Here is a practical list of different ways that you can help today. More »
by Tanya Barman
A new survey of nearly 2,500 management accountants has been released by CGMA, what does it say about the state of ethical business today? More »
The very fact that the Pope chose the environment at the subject of his first encyclical highlights the urgency of the issue and calls people to action. More »
We look forward to continuing to engage in this important conversation on how to re-establish trust in the financial sector. More »
How can financial institutions begin to re-earn the trust and confidence of their customers? Here are six basic strategies. More »
Sir Hector Sants is calling upon the wealthy to lend to credit unions and help run co-operatives in an attempt to raise their profile and fill the vast gap left by the shrinking payday lending sector.
"Such change demands on our part a serious and responsible recognition not only of the kind of world we may be leaving to our children, but also to the millions of people living under a system which has overlooked them."
"We cannot turn our backs on this crisis. We must respond with compassion."
Untraceable cash transfers and a culture of secrecy made the Vatican bank one of the world's most notorious financial institutions. But Pope Francis's attempts at reform are meeting ferocious resistance.
Church of England bishops have urged the Government to show more compassion to people seeking sanctuary in Britain. The bishops accuse it of shirking its moral responsibility, and using "unhelpful" rhetoric.