ACE Discussion Papers 2018

Discussion Paper 033: Morgan, Symmetry and the Circular Geometry of Debt as an explanation of Biblical Sabbatical and Debt Laws - open

​​​​​​​​​​ACE Discussion Papers 2017

Discussion Paper 032: Birnie, Misconceptions about Schaeffer’s (political economic) conservativism - open

Discussion Paper 031: Birnie, Review of Ian Morris (2011) Why the West Rules- For Now and Wayne Grudem and Barry Asmus (2013) The Poverty of Nations - open

​​ACE Conference 2017

Discussion Paper 030: Rimmer, Balance Sheets, Bail-Outs and Deut 5:19 - open

ACE Discussion Papers 2017

Discussion Paper 029: Beed and Beed. Christian Perspectives on Employment Changes during the Globalization Period - open

Discussion Paper 028: Beed and Beed. The Alleged Absence of a Christian Social Ethic - open

Discussion Paper 027: Harries, Faith in Christ the Way Forward in African Development - open

ACE Discussion Papers 2016

Discussion Paper 026: Beed and Beed, The Emerging Kingdom of God in the Contemporary Developed Economy   - open

ACE Conference 2016

Discussion Paper 025: Baumgartner and Tan, Behavioural Economics and Theology: a dialogue - open

Discussion Paper: 024: Tatum, Homo Economicus as Fallen Man: The Need for Theological Economics - open

Discussion Paper 023: Reader, Beyond Frugality and Productivity: what next after the market and capitalism?  - open

ACE Conference 2015

Discussion Paper 022: Henley, Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the 21st Century: Old Wisdom in a New Wineskin? - open

ACE Discussion Papers, 2010 - 2014

Discussion Paper 021: Morgan, Debt and Sabbath Rest - open

Discussion Paper 020: Richardson, Reply to Clive and Cara Beed - open

Discussion Paper 019: Beed and Beed, Illusion of Citations - open

Discussion Paper 018: Birnie, Review of Higginson: Faith, Hope and the Global Economy - open

Discussion Paper 017: Struthers, Response to the ACE 2012 Conference Panel Discussion - open

Discussion Paper 016: Storkey, Response to the ACE 2012 Conference Panel Discussion - open

Discussion Paper 015: Hartropp, Engagement between Economists and Theologians - open

Discussion Paper 014: Henley, Economics and Virtue Ethics - open

Discussion Paper 013: Birnie, Response to Robbie Mochrie - open

Discussion Paper 012: Mochrie, Economics of Religion in Smith and Chalmers - open

Discussion Paper 011: Tan, Behavioural Economics of Religion - open

Discussion Paper 010: Richardson, Interface and Integration in Christian Economics - open

Discussion Paper 009: Copp, Limited Liability Reaffirmed - open

Discussion Paper 008: Beed and Beed, Response to Copp - open

Discussion Paper 007: Higginson, Response to Copp - open

Discussion Paper 006: Copp, Theological Reflections on Limited Liability - open

Discussion Paper 005: Beed and Beed, Jesus’ Teaching and Innovation - open

Discussion Paper 004: Credit Crunch Roundtable - open

Discussion Paper 003: Oslington, Whither Christian Economics? - open

Discussion Paper 002: Papyrakis and Selvaretnum, The Greying Church - open

Discussion Paper 001: Clough, Higginson, and Parsons, Usury - open


ACE Journal 1985 - 2010


Issue 1 

Mosma, Biblical Principles and Economic Theory - open

Hartropp, Lewney, and Smeall, Liberalism Then and Now - open

Hartropp, A Christian Perspective on Economic Life - open


Issue 2

Schluter, The OT Ban on Interest: its Relevance for Reform of Britain's Industrial Structure in the 1980's - open

Anderson, Themes in the Rise of Christian Ethics - open

Hawtrey, Evangelicals and Economics - open


Issue 3 

Walter, In Praise of Universality: Basic Income and Grace - open 

Dilnot, Response to Walter - open


Issue 4

Hawtrey and Nevile, A Christian Perspective on the Accord - open

Statement - Oxford Conference on Christian Faith and Economics - open

Hay, Book Review of Storkey, Transforming Economics - open

McCloughry, Ethical Tensions in the Welfare State - open

Hartropp, Extract - Families in Debt - open


Issue 5

Heather, Privatisation and the Distribution of Economic Power - open

Storkey, Share Value and Economic Crisis - open

Mills and Schluter, The Poll Tax - A Christian Perspective and Proposals for Amendment - open

Dex, Various Book Reviews - open


Issue 6

Richardson, Frontiers in Economics and Christian Scholarship - open

Elzinga, Comments on Richardson - open

Hawtrey, Work and Leisure in Evangelical Focus - open


Issue 7 

Henley, Markets and Prosperity: Approaches for Christian Policy - open

Doherty, Hegel, Political Economy and Government: One Christian Perspective - open

Hynd, The Limits of the Market: Christian Reflections on the Economics of Health Care - open

Hammond, Provision for Retirement: A State or Private Responsibility? - open


Issue 8 

Smith, The Bible and Economics: An Evaluation of Alternative Approaches - open

Hay, The Public Joint-Stock Company: Blessing or Curse? - open


Issue 9

Wright, The Jubilee - open

Mills, The Ban on Interest - A study in the use of the Old Testament in Christian Economics - open

Hartropp, The Nature of the Biblical Support for 'Just Pricing' - open


Issue 10

Sider, Toward a Biblical Perspective on Equality - Steps on the Way Toward Christian Political Engagement - open

Hore-Lacy, Ethical and Economic Aspects of Sustainable Development - open


Issue 11

Henley, Applying the Jubilee: Biblical Ethics and Asset Accumulation - open

Mills, An Interest-Free Financial System: Viable Alternative or Religious Pipe-Dream - open

Hay, What is Fair in the Market Place? Reflections on Competition Policy - open

Hay, Book Review - Chewing, ed. Biblical Principles and Public Policy: The Practice - open


Issue 12

Hay, What does the Lord require? Three statements on Christian faith and economic life - open

Brookes, Macro Models, Economic Forecasts and Their Use: Some Reflections - open

Dilnot, What Sort of Social Security System? - open​ 

Issue 13 - open

Mason, Centralisation and Decentralisation in Social Arrangements Explorations into Biblical Social Ethics

Schluter, Relational Market Economics

Hay, Book Review - Reforming Economics: Calvinist Studies in Method and Institutions

Issue 14 - open

Frowen, The Functions of Money and Financial Credit: Their Objectives, Structure and Inbuilt Deficiencies

Hay, An Evangelical Approach to Economic Issues

Henley. Book Review - Harries, Is There A Gospel For The Rich

Issue 15 - open

Biggar and Hay, The Bible, Christian Ethics and the Provision of Social Security

Pollitt, Book Review - Schluter and Lee, The R-Factor

Hay, Book Review - Atherton, Christianity and The Market

Issue 16 - open

Bernie, Utilitarian Economics: A Theory of Immoral Sentiments

Hay, Can Economics be Trusted? Consumption and Debt in the UK in the 1980s

Henley, Is There A Christian Case for A Corporatist Middle Way?

Issue 17 - open

Atherton, Where do Spirituality and Economics Meet?

Mason, Biblical Teaching and the Objectives of Welfare Policy in the US

Birnie, Article Review - Gray, The Moral Foundations of Market Institutions

Issue 18 - open

Foster, From Eschatology to Sewage Treatment: An Economic Appraisal of Green Christianity

Hay, Banking on Technology? Technological Change and Christian Ethics for Economic Life

Henley, Book Review - Davies, God and the Marketplace

Issue 19 - open

Jones and Pollitt, Economics, Ethics and Integrity in Business

Hay, Do Markets need a Moral Framework?

Paton, Endogeniety, Population and the Catholic Church: a comment on "From Eschatology to Sewage Treatment" by Vivien Foster

Henley, Book Review - Samuel and Sider, Christianity and Economics in the Post-Cold War Era

Issue 20 - open

Mizen, Ethical and Moral Issues in Financial Markets

Sparkes, Business Ethics - The Emperor's New Clothes

Pollitt, Book Review - Sparkes, The Ethical Investor

Bernie, Book Review  - Frowen and McHugh, Financial Decision Making and Moral Responsibility

Hay, Book Review - Goudzwaard and de Lange, Beyond Poverty and Affluence: Toward an Economy of Care

Issue 21 - open

Britton, Full Employment as A Policy Aim

Bernie, Unemployment: A Christian Response

Alike: Conceptions of Human Fulfillment in Poverty Reduction

Issue 22 - open

Hartropp, Socioeconomic Justice in the Old Testament: What is it?

Williams, Hermeneutics for Economists: Issues in Interpretation

Peters, Grass Roots Mobilisation for Debt Remission: the Jubilee 2000 Campaign

Issue 23 - open

Wilson, Comparative Religious Thought on Economic Behaviour and Financial Transactions

Henley, Current Issues in the Economics of Work: A Christian Perspective

Fearne, Bob Goudzwaard's Reforming Economics: Close Engagement and Vision for Accountable Stewardship

Hawdon, Book Review - Storkey, Foundational Epistemologies in Consumption Theory

Issue 24 - open

Crook, Tackling Unemployment at a City Level

Birnie, Should the Christian Economist be a Theonomist?

Jones and Pollitt, The Role of Business Ethics in Economic Performance: A Christian Critique

Issue 25 - open

Cooper, Futile Growth and The Economics of Ecclesiastes

Hay, Christian Perspectives on the Economics of National Health Service

Henley, Has Business Ethics a Role to Play in the Competitive Economy? A Review Article

Issue 26 - open

Stapleford, Christian Ethics and the Teaching of Introductory Economics

Jones and Pollitt, Competition: Biblical Themes and Empirical Evidence

Cooper, What Christian Economists Should Know About Evolutionary Game Theory

Issue 27 - open

Menzies, The Economics and Ethics of International Debt Relief

Oslington, A Theological Economics

Guitar, Article Review - Mills and Presley, Islamic Finance: Theory and Practice

Issue 28 - open

Smith, A Model of the Message of the Book of Revelation

Henley, Pilling up Treasure on Earth: The Crazy Ethics of the Housing Market

Guptara, Book Review - Jeremy, A Business History of Britain 1900s to 1990s

Issue 29 - open

Cooper, The Case for Theocentric Social Action

Mochrie, Debt and Development after Jubilee 2000

Groenewold, Book Review - Boersema, Political-Economic Activity to the Honour of God

Issue 30 - open

Garrood, From Marxist Economics to Christian Economics

Waddams Price, The Ethics of Regulation

Henley, Book Review - Capitalism, Morality and Markets

Issue 31 - open

Carter, Sen's 'Basic Capability': a theological appraisal

Britton, Economics and the Church of England

Claar, Book Review - Stapleford, Bulls, Bears and Golden Calves

Oslington, Book Review - Hay and Kreider, Christianity and the Culture of Economics

Groenewold, Book Review - Perks, The Political Economy of a Christian Society

Issue 32 - open

Marzano, Ethically Open and Closed Economic Theories

Tan, On Altruism, Christianity and Economics

Britton, Introducing Religion into Economic Theory

Henley, Article Review - Layard, Happiness - Has Social Science A Clue?

Issue 33 - open

Cooper, On Modelling Church Growth

Beed, The Dilemma of Economic Theory and Christian Belief

Oslington, Book Review - Gray, Cash Values

Henley, Book Review - Oslington, ed. Economics and Religion

Issue 34 - open

Smith, Modelling Faith

Henley, Doing Economics as a Christian: Constructive Engagement or Prophetic Detachment?

Oslington, Book Review - Nelson, Economics as Religion

Issue 35

Carter, Resurrection and Economics - open

Mochrie, Justice in Exchange: The Economic Philosophy of John Duns Scotus - open

Oslington, A Rational Choice Model of Divine Action - open

Issue 36

Carter, Joseph Schumpeter and Christian Economics - open

Cooper, Divine versus Human Choices: Reliving the Tension with some Choice Theory - open

Roundtable Discussion: Whither Christian Economics? - open

Issue 37

Britton, Choice, Identity and Salvation in Christ - open

Mochrie, Sawkins and Naumov, The Market for Religion in Late Nineteenth Century Scotland: Size, Structure and Activity - open

Woehrling, Book Review - Henderson and Pisciotta, ed, Faithful Economics. The Moral Worlds of a Neutral Science - open

Issue 38

Harries, African Economics and Its Implications for Mission and Development in Sub-Saharan Africa - open

Graafland, Market Operation and Distributive Justice: An Evaluation of the Accra Confession - open

Issue 39

Chan, Teaching Microeconomic Principles in Christian Universities: Toying and Idea of a Microeconomics Text with Religious Applications - open

Evans, Measuring The Contribution of Faith Communities to Civil Society in Wales - open

Mochrie, Thomas Chalmers and The Civic Virtues - open

Issue 40

​Beed and Beed, God and Transforming Business - open

Gregory-Smith and Watts, Profit Thy Neighbour? Wealth Creation And Christian Activity - open

Smith, Book Review - Beed and Beed, Alternative to Economics. Christian Socio-Economic Perspectives; Hartropp, What is Economic Justice? Biblical and Secular Perspectives Contrasted - open

Discussion Paper 028: Beed and Beed. The Alleged Absence of a Christian Social Ethic  - open