Participatory Economics

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Participatory Economics (sometimes called Parecon) is a proposed alternative economy based on: Self-Management– decision making say in proportion to the degree […]

What if banks saw finance as a vehicle for benefiting our society?

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What if banks only financed organisations, ventures and businesses that benefited society and the environment? Triodos Bank has funded wind energy farms, […]

Building community through food

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 One way we can use the land to benefit local communities and our environment is through food projects. We can […]

Basic Income: a regular income everyone can live on

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What if we (the taxpayers) paid everyone a regular income they can live on, not based on any conditions? No […]

What is in an economic syllabus?

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The Post-Crash Economics Society (PCES) is a group of economics students at The University of Manchester, who started questioning the […]