It's dangerous to confuse greed with capitalism. Doing so inevitably leads to the conclusion that government is the answer.
Government doesn't 'create jobs'. It can not bridge the gap between those engaged in the economy and those marginalized by it. The French government-mandated 35-hour-work week has been a disaster and the British 21-hour version would even be worse.
My video response to a debate at TruLondon that pitted idealistic HR people against a hapless staffing company owner that stood his ground: