Day: June 5, 2014

Want to end poverty? Give poor people money.

Dylan Matthews of Vox writes that there is an increasing body of evidence suggesting that simply giving poor people money is an effective means of fighting poverty: A recent randomized trial found that Kenyans who received no-strings attached cash from the charity GiveDirectly built more assets, bought more goods, were less hungry, and were all-around […]

Should We Sell the Episcopal Church Center: links to the two-part article

In his long career, Del Glover has served as a vice president for DuPont, chief operating officer at both Trinity Wall Street and the Riverside Church, associate dean at the General Seminary, deputy to several General Conventions and chair of Executive Council’s Finances For Mission Committee.