Skip to content
Cornell University School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

News

The Market As God

The Market As God

by Harvey Cox,
The Huffington Post, September 6, 2016

True faith, St. Paul once wrote, “is the evidence of things unseen.” These days, according to Harvey Cox, such faith is lavished on “free market” capitalism. To twenty-first century prophets the god of markets is like Pascal’s deity - to be worshipped despite the evidence.

 

Read the full article (PDF)