Our mission is to envision a just and sustainable global economy; apply the concepts locally; then share the results for broad replication.
The Covid-19 pandemic is forcing communities around the world to re-evaluate their regional economic development strategies.
In October of 2002, through the good influence of Wendell Berry, I was invited to a small gathering at the historic town hall in Zug, Switzerland.
Municipal Support of Local Currencies: Cash During a Crisis
"Since there is now increasing evidence of environmental deterioration, particularly in living nature, the entire outlook and methodology of economics is being called into question. The study of economics is too narrow and too fragmentary to lead to valid insights, unless complemented and completed by a study of meta-economics."
- E. F. Schumacher, Small is Beautiful