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Theory of Dominant Money. Part I Taxonomy of Money and Monetary Tide Changes

Theory of Dominant Money. Part I Taxonomy of Money and Monetary Tide Changes

Dominant currency and dominant money by Joseph Huber The approach of dominant money as outlined in this paper has in a way been inspired by theories about the internationally dominant currency as deve­loped in recent years by Gopinath and colleagues, Eichengreen and, prior to them, Hudson.[1] Those theories deal with the dominant role of the […]

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The Exchange Revolution

The Exchange Revolution

In November of 2009, I gave a presentation at the conference on Michigan’s Future Energy, Economy & Environment, at Crystal Mountain Resort in Thompsonville, Michigan. More than 10 years later, this presentation is still timely. Ken Freeman has recently augmented … Continue reading

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A Sad Farewell to our hero, Margaret Jefferies

A Sad Farewell to our hero, Margaret Jefferies

We’re so sorry to report the passing of Margaret Jefferies, guiding light of Project Lyttelton which has been a guiding light for the world of cooperative economics, community solidarity, and love in action. Margaret was responsible for bringing me to New Zealand for the Living Economies Summit in 2017, which led to my wonderful epic…

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Mutual Aid in the Wall Street Journal (Dane Co. TimeBank, actually)

Mutual Aid in the Wall Street Journal (Dane Co. TimeBank, actually)

I spoke with Greg Ip of the Wall Street Journal and he cited me and the timebank I founded, the Dane County TimeBank, in an article focused on Universal Basic Income. You can see my comment below the article (in a reply to a featured comment on gov’t bureaucracy) – the beauty of Mutual Aid…

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UC Sets New Annual Trading Record In 2019!

UC Sets New Annual Trading Record In 2019!

UC set a new all-time annual trading record in 2019 by recording 14,527,758 of inter-exchange barter transactions! UC averaged more than 1.2 million of trading per month for 2019. To get a sense of UC’s growth, ten years ago UC did 5.3 million of annual trading. UC’s trade volume has almost tripled in ten years! A special thanks to our …

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