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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. Those theories deal with the dominant role of the […]
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Outlandish is a worker cooperative and the profits they generate are invested in prototyping and developing new projects for social change.
The post Polly Higgins on Prototyping Cooperative Projects for Social Change appeared first on Commons Transition.
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…
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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Nathan Schneider, a co-originator of the Platform Coop movement, talks about cooperatives, ownership, the commons and the future of the digital economy.
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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 …
Silke Helfrich and David Bollier answer the question, “How can people get into the commons?” and much more
The post David Bollier and Silke Helfrich on Free, Fair and Alive lives appeared first on Commons Transition.
The Commons Platform is values-based social media, built and owned by everyone, for everyone.
The post Sophie Varlow on how the Commons can help us reconnect appeared first on Commons Transition.