Event Name

The Common Good and the Future of Capitalism Conference


Event Location

Penn Catholic Newman Community 111 S. 38th St, 3rd Floor, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104


Start Date and Time:

Tuesday, October 29th 8PM


End Date and Time

Wednesday October 30th 8PM


Event Description

The Collegium Institute presents a conference exploring The Common Good and the Future of Capitalism: New Directions in the Philosophy of Finance.


Capitalism is threatened by stagnant wages, the fear of recession, and a growing sense that the economy is “rigged” in favor of the rich.

Where lies its future? Can capitalism be ordered to the common good?

Is the field of finance part of the problem or the solution?


The Collegium Institute is bringing together leading scholars and practitioners in the fields of finance, ethics, and theology for our conference on “The Common Good and the Future of Capitalism.


Topics Include:

Adam Smith’s Wealth of Nations

Payday Lending and the Underbanked

Financial Markets and the Common Good


Featured Speakers:

-Marcia Pally, New York University, Fordham and Humboldt University -Lisa Servon, University of Pennsylvania -Mark Reiff, University of California, Davis -Nick Bosch, Money Mart -Mark Mulholland, Matthew 25 Fund and more!


Dates: Tuesday Oct 29 – Wednesday Oct 30 Registration Fee: $200 Locations will be announced shortly.


If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to reach out!

Contact Jess Sweeney at jsweeney@collegiuminstitute.org


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