Topics Under Tag: "economy"

Douglas Rushkoff, image: Seth Kushner

Social Critic & Team Human author Douglas Rushkoff on Taking Back the Economy

Locavesting Staff | May 26, 2019

Douglas Rushkoff has been critiquing technology and social trends for more than two decades. His 17th(!) book, Team Human, weaves together the threads of much of his earlier work and asks us to rediscover our humanity in this age of technological and economic dislocation. Rushkoff will kick of ComCap19 in Detroit on June 11. We […]

The Research is Clear: Local Business is Good for What Ails The Economy

Olivia LaVecchia | January 14, 2016

Here at Locavesting, we always perk up when we see the Hometown Advantage Bulletin land in our mailbox. Put together by Stacy Mitchell & team at the Institute for Local Self Reliance, the newsletter is always full of insightful articles and research on local economy issues. In fact, for 40 years, ILSR has been at […]