New Economy

Busted: 9 Economy Myths
What the old economy didn’t do for us—and what a sustainable economy could do.
Book Review: No More Throw-away People by Edgar Cahn
by David Bollier
No More Throwaway People is a provocative analysis of the non-market economy and an inspiration for the social service community.
The Basic Function of Money
by Jonathan Rowe
A nonprofit HMO for seniors called .
Making Money
by David Boyle
Ithaca Hours
Beyond Greed and Scarcity
by Bernard Lietaer
Bernard Lietaer talks to Sarah van Gelder about the transformational effects of currency redesign.
The Trouble With Money
by Thomas Greco
The dysfunctions of money creation
37 Ways to Join the Gift Economy
by Beverly Feldman, Charles Gray
You don't have to participate in a local currency or service exchange to be part of the cooperative gift economy. Any time you do a favor for a family member, neighbor, colleague, or stranger you're part of it. Here are some ways you can spend time in the gift economy, where you'll find fun, freedom, and connection.