Business & Catholic Social Thought: A Primer

Sunday, June 2, 2019 (All day) to Wednesday, June 5, 2019 (All day)
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Location: University of Notre Dame


This newly created seminar is designed as an introduction and immersion into Catholic social thought for graduate students and faculty in business schools. Participants will cover foundational principles in Catholic social thought and apply them to their own field of research and teaching. This seminar aims at widening epistemological preconceptions and showing practical implications of Catholic social thought for business in a way that affirms the goodness of business directed toward the common good. Participants will delve into social encyclicals, secondary sources, and relevant business texts that show the path for principled entrepreneurship.