Values & Capitalism is now AEI’s Initiative on Faith and Public Life. Click here to learn more about our mission and new name.
Meredith Schultz

Posts by Meredith Schultz

Meredith previously served as the program manager for Values & Capitalism (2013–2016). She is a graduate of Patrick Henry College in Purcellville, Virginia (B.A. in Government, 2009) and is a former fellow of the Trinity Forum Academy. Before coming to AEI, she worked in evangelical higher education administration and on Capitol Hill, in the office of Congressman Frank Wolf (VA-10). Meredith’s professional interests include the evangelical presence in the public square, the moral framework of the free market, and displacement and mobility among millennials. Her articles on hospitality and gentle apologetics have appeared in Fare Forward, Art House America, and Trinity Forum Reflections. You can follow her tweets @meredithschultz.

Freedom to Flourish: A Review of ‘Beating the College Debt Trap’ by Alex Chediak

According to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), student loan debt in the United States now exceeds $1.2 trillion. To offer some perspective, that’s roughly the gross domestic product of Mexico. CFPB further estimates that 1-in-4 student loan borrowers...

2015 Values & Capitalism Invitational Debate Tournament

On February 13–14, the Values & Capitalism project and Colorado Christian University cohosted an undergraduate debate tournament at AEI’s headquarters in Washington, DC in collaboration with the National Parliamentary Debate Association (NPDA). Parliamentary...

Entrepreneurship for Human Flourishing: The Role of Business in Overcoming Poverty

Tuesday, October 07, 2014 | 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. According to Peter Greer, coauthor of “Entrepreneurship for Human Flourishing,” business is central to poverty alleviation because it allows individuals to contribute to their own flourishing. During a...