Is Pope Francis a Capitalist?

While I was on an investment committee conference call the white smoke appeared, and shortly thereafter we learned that an Argentinian Cardinal named Jorge Bergoglio had been elected and had chosen for himself the name Pope Francis. I shared this thought with friends and colleagues on the call: The Pope will probably move the Church culturally to the right and more likely move it economically to the left. In other words, the age old answer to the question, “Is the Pope Catholic?” is, “Yes.” Read more […]