Vatican urges economic reform, condems collective greed
Vatican urges economic reform, condemns collective greed
Reuters - 24 Oct 2011
* Document also calls for "Central World Bank"
* Condemns "idolatry of the market"
* Urges Wall Street to examine its impact on humanity
* Says reform should start under U.N. auspices (Recasts, adds more on document encouraging reform movements)
By Philip Pullella
VATICAN CITY, Oct 24 (Reuters) - - The Vatican called on Monday for sweeping reforms of the world economy and the creation of a ethical, global authority to regulate financial markets as demonstrations against corporate greed continued to spring up in major cities across the globe.