Liberation from subservience to Wall Street begins with a recognition that money is just a number of no intrinsic value.
Rice farmers in the Philippines go chemical free, community strong.
Bhutanese Prime Minister Jigmi Y. Thinley on Gross National Happiness, his country's traditions, and the importance of democracy.
Documentary: David Brancaccio travels the country, meeting the people building our new economy and more sustainable ways of living from the ground up.
How I came to challenge the economic theories and institutions I once served.
What cooperation and sharing have to do with saving the world.
Deep change begins with a vision of possibility.
How the 2008 financial crash redefined what it means to be economically vulnerable.
What does it take to start your own worker-owned cooperative?
Video: David Brancaccio visits a bank that is invested in its community.
Video: David Brancaccio learns how the co-op community is growing.
Connie Allen started a support group for friends adjusting to smaller incomes.
There was plenty of disappointment and hardship this year. But the year also brought opportunities for transformation.
More and more people, communities, and nations are taking steps to reduce their vulnerability to a volatile global economy.
Video: David Brancaccio spends some time at Hour Exchange Portland.