Trust is the soul of the market. The Latin word for trust, ‘fides’, means ‘faith’ but also ‘cord’, ‘string’: that what links people reciprocally. Is trust still important in our capitalism where reputation tries to substitute trust? And is it possible to trust without faith?

This talk by Luigino Bruni was given at ERGO Xtra I, which took place at 4 October 2017 at Erasmus University Rotterdam.