Technology, Values, and Development

By: Thomas Banchoff

February 17, 2015

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This week, bloggers from Mexico, Japan, the Philippines, Burkina Faso, Kenya, and the United States respond to World Bank Chief Economist Dr. Kaushik Basu's recent lecture on maximizing new technologies to promote economic growth. Through the lens of Catholic social thought, responses urge a focus on technology and innovation that takes human dignity and suffering into account to improve the lives of the world's poorest. 

related | Explore more of the dialogue among some 20 bloggers based at Jesuit institutions worldwide.
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