Topics Under Tag: "inequality"

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 […]

Debating The New Economy And Whether Capitalism Can be Saved

Megan Stanek | December 2, 2015

There’s a lot of talk about the new economy – including on this media site. But what does the term really mean? And what should this new economy we are creating look like? Sometimes it’s useful to poke our heads up and ponder the big questions. Megan Stanek reports on one such discussion from New […]