Economy

Below is our growing range of ‘economy’ topics. For each topic we aim to provide an introduction (in 3 parts: definition; benefits; what you can do), printable introduction, books, magazines, further information, course providers, products & services, articles, links, online courses and specialist to answer queries.

General / theory:

economy200

Low-impact economy

Low-impact money

Low-impact money

Small is beautiful

Small is beautiful

Steady-state economics

Steady-state economics

System change

System change


Specific / practice:

Building societies

Building societies

Cohousing

Commoning

Community energy

Community energy

Community land trusts

Community land trusts

Community-supported agriculture

Community-supported agriculture

Co-operatives

Co-operatives

Credit unions

Credit unions

Cryptocurrencies

Cryptocurrencies

Downshifting

Downshifting

Fair trade

Fair trade

Farmers' markets / direct farm sales

Farmers’ markets / direct farm sales

Free & open source software

Housing co-operatives

Housing co-operatives

Local / independent currencies

Local / independent currencies

Low-impact IT

Low-impact IT

Low-impact shopping

Low-impact shopping

Collaborative credit

Mutual credit

Platform co-ops

Self-employment

Self-employment

Veg box schemes

Veg box schemes

Veg box schemes

Wikis