Press Conference announces the winners of the Award – 3rd edition 2017

On Wednesday 15th February 2017 at 12.30 p.m. press conference took place in the Holy See Press Office announcing the name of the winner of the 2017 “Economy and Society” International Award in its third edition, sponsored by Centesimus Annus – Pro Pontifice Foundation to extend knowledge of the Social Doctrine of the Catholic Church.

The winning book is “Prinzip Nachhaltigkeit: Ein Entwurf aus theologisch-ethischer Perspektive” (Munchen-2009, oeKom verlag, third ed. 2013) by Markus Vogt

The winners of the special section for works of journalism in the Social Doctrine of the Church are:

Dominique Greiner, for the blog: “La doctrine sociale sur le fil”, on the newspaper’s site “La Croix”

Burkhard Schäfers, for the radio program: “Oswald von Nell-Breuning – Was von der katholischen Soziallehre geblieben ist”, broadcast for the first time on Deutschlandradio Kultur/Religion  March 8th, 2015

Press release

Domingo Sugranyes Bickel, CAPP Foundation Chairman
Presentation of the work of the Foundation and 2017 Capp International Conference

Card. Reinhard Marx, President of the Jury
Presentation of winning works and of criteria adopted by Jury

Commentary on Markus Vogt’s book and short biography of the author

Commentary on Dominique Greiner’s work and short biography of the author

Commentary on Burkard Schafers’ work and short biography of the author

Press review