Globalisation is being attacked – from the left as well as from the right. But it is indispensable for overcoming poverty, as Philip Booth showed at the Austrian Academy 2020.
Pope Francis’ Encyclical “Laudato si’” and other Vatican documents have criticized speculation in food markets for being damaging to the interests of the poor. There is, however, no evidence for this. In fact, the opposite is likely to be the case.
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