Areas of Teaching and Research
Ethics and economics
Morality and markets
Power in Catholic social thought
Ethics and international trade
President of the Society of Christian Ethics, 2009.
Monica Hellwig Award from the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities for outstanding contributions to Catholic intellectual life, 2008.
President of the Catholic Theological Society of America, 2006-2007.
Recipient of the Thomas F. Divine Award from the Association for Social Economics for lifetime contributions to social economics in the social economy, 2005.
Robert L. Spaeth Teacher of Distinction Award, Saint John's University, 2000.President of the Association for Social Economics, 1985.
Referee for Horizons, Journal of Religious Ethics, Journal of the Society of Christian Ethics, Journal of Economic Education, and Review of Social Economy.
Co-director of the Research Project, The True Wealth of Nations, The Institute for Advanced Catholic Studies.