Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Jesuits may not be renowned for economic percipience

Jean-Baptiste Colbert
Finance Minister of France 1665 AD - 1683 AD
Educated by Jesuits

Especially since they made an idol of social justice back in the 1970s.  Notwithstanding the achievements of Monsieur Colbert, in their long and sometimes glorious history, Jesuit successes in the discipline of Economics have not been numerous.  However,  their views on the Euro crisis, courtesy of Sandro Magister, seem sound.

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