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How can we better identify idle resources for the p2p economy ? | P2P Foundation

How can we better identify idle resources for the p2p economy ? | P2P Foundation | Economic Networks - Networked Economy | Scoop.it
A thought capsule from Eric Hunting: “I’ve been pondering lately the question of alternative resources and how they might be sought, catalogued, and developed. One of the often overlooked aspects of P2P is that it was founded in the discovery of a global resource overlooked by the market. That resource was passion and its margin …
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Read Peers Inc: How People and Platforms Are Inventing the Collaborative Economy and Reinv EBOOK

Click Link : http://books.thewholesaletime.com/readbook.php?asin=B00TT1VTA6.html PDF Read Peers Inc: How People and Platforms Are Inventing the ...
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10 Lessons from Kenya's Remarkable Cooperatives

10 Lessons from Kenya's Remarkable Cooperatives | Economic Networks - Networked Economy | Scoop.it
For many people concerned about inequality in the United States, cooperatives represent a beacon of hope.
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Farm to Table - Changing Where Produce is Grown

Farm to Table - Changing Where Produce is Grown | Economic Networks - Networked Economy | Scoop.it
Get ready, your food will soon be coming from a wide variety of farming operations.
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This Mesh We're In: Why Communities Are Building An Internet That's More Local

This Mesh We're In: Why Communities Are Building An Internet That's More Local | Economic Networks - Networked Economy | Scoop.it
Hackers and artists are signal-boosting mesh networks and other ad hoc alternatives to ISPs like Verizon and Comcast. Can they catch on?
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Neighborhood mailbox stickers let communities display items they have to share

Neighborhood mailbox stickers let communities display items they have to share | Economic Networks - Networked Economy | Scoop.it
Pumpipumpe is a Switzerland-based project that is encouraging residents to place stickers on their mailbox to denote the goods they're willing to lend to their neighbors.
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▶ Sparking Local Economy Ecosystems: The Community of Practice as Localist Development Strategy - YouTube

Jamie Gauthier is Executive Director of the Sustainable Business Network of Greater Philadelphia (SBN Philadelphia), a BALLE Champion member. Watch Jamie sha...
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What Hollywood Can Teach Us About the Future of Work

What Hollywood Can Teach Us About the Future of Work | Economic Networks - Networked Economy | Scoop.it
In our increasingly automated and global economy, every business is becoming a little like show business.
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Business matchmakers pull local food sector together

Business matchmakers pull local food sector together | Economic Networks - Networked Economy | Scoop.it
Patty Cantrell, Regional Food Solutions LLC



Good Food Economy Digest

People building strong places with local and regional food 

Good Food: Healthy, green, fair, and affordable


In this Edition We look at how some good old-fashioned matchmaking is
working in upstate New York to link local food demand and supply. Take
Action

Our story highlights the sector development functions of a value chain
facilitator.

To find value chain facilitators in your region, email us at
contact@ngfn.org
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Interview with Sini Forssell, co-founder of the Helsinki Ruokaosuuskunta Urban Food Cooperative Farm | P2P Foundation

Interview with Sini Forssell, co-founder of the Helsinki Ruokaosuuskunta Urban Food Cooperative Farm | P2P Foundation | Economic Networks - Networked Economy | Scoop.it
This interesting overview, conducted by Christin Boggs, is followed by a little movie produced by the food coop. Watch the interview here: On the benefits of urban cooperative farming:
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Read Online Peers Inc: How People and Platforms Are Inventing the Collaborative Economy an EBOOK

Download book : http://books.thewholesaletime.com/readbook.php?asin=1610395549.html PDF Read Online Peers Inc: How People and Platforms Are ...

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Urban commons have radical potential – it's not just about community gardens

Urban commons have radical potential – it's not just about community gardens | Economic Networks - Networked Economy | Scoop.it
A rise in commonly owned spaces and services hopes to reclaim the city for the public good, providing a participatory alternative to exclusive urban development. But how can it be upscaled from local garden projects?
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Spain's CIC Tries to Build a New Economy from the Ground Up

Spain's CIC Tries to Build a New Economy from the Ground Up | Economic Networks - Networked Economy | Scoop.it
Top image: Enric Duran. Article and image cross-posted from Resilience.org and Bollier.org.
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Farming Today: news of the Ecological Land Co-operative chaired by Shaun Chamberlin

Farming Today: news of the Ecological Land Co-operative chaired by Shaun Chamberlin | Economic Networks - Networked Economy | Scoop.it

Shaun writes in depth about the Ecological Land Co-operative, which exists to overcome the two great barriers to land for those wishing to establish ecological businesses and smallholdings here: soaring land prices and simple legal permission:



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DiG Innovation: Peers Incorporated - How to build a home grown collaborative economy | DiG Festival

DiG Innovation: Peers Incorporated - How to build a home grown collaborative economy | DiG Festival | Economic Networks - Networked Economy | Scoop.it
To create a home grown collaborative economy, Australian entrepreneurs must embrace new business models that foster sharing, making, and co-creation.
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▶ Evergreen Cooperatives -- small clip - YouTube

The Evergreen Cooperatives are a connected group of worker-owned cooperatives in Cleveland, Ohio. They are committed to local, worker-owned job creation; sus...

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▶ Sparking Local Economy Ecosystems: Funding Regional Food Systems - YouTube

Jamie Gauthier is Executive Director of the Sustainable Business Network of Greater Philadelphia (SBN Philadelphia), a BALLE Champion member. Watch Jamie sha...
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▶ New Cuban Cooperatives - YouTube

Cuba is decentralizing its economy, offloading state enterprises to private enterprise, but more importantly, to cooperatives, in the hope that these will be...
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How to Retire to the Co-op Commonwealth

How to Retire to the Co-op Commonwealth | Economic Networks - Networked Economy | Scoop.it
We’ve dedicated our lives to cooperative, but our retirement funds to Wall
Street. That has to change, and I recently decided to figure out how it
might be done. While not simple, it’s possible, and suggests a way that the
community of co-op supporters might mobilize substantial capital for the
growth of our movement.
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