Money and Liberation: The Micropolitics of Alternative Currency Movements by Peter North. $25.00. Publisher: Univ Of Minnesota Press; 1 edition (April 30, 2007). Author: Peter North. Publication: April 30, 2007
With big banks causing big worries and small-town economies struggling to survive, a growing number of communities around the country are trying to motivate the 'buy local' movement by printing their own money.<br />
There is a robust sharing economy here in Ithaca and Tompkins County, and many people eager to support it. The more visible it becomes to all of us, the more we can more fully take advantage of all we're already offering ourselves.
The Next Money: As the Big Economies Falter, Micro-Currencies Rise
Local Currency in The Atlantic featuring Hour Exchange Portland with True North health center in Falmouth, though they incorrectly describe timebanking - here everyone's time is equal, it doesn't matter the service