Economy and Markets

Bolivia Stands Up for Common Wealth
May 13, 2010 / David Bollier
Evo Morales's bold bet against privatization pays off.
March 23, 2010 / Jay Walljasper
OTC highlights commons-based solutions to ease burdens of the financial crisis
March 19, 2010 / Jay Walljasper
A new initiative to bring fairness back to the tax code
March 15, 2010 / Fran Korten
Fran Korten interviews Nobel Prize winner Elinor Ostrom
March 12, 2010 / David Bollier
New book explores the constructive role of civil disobedience in improving property law.
February 28, 2010 / Shareable.net
Streets for people, pirate legislators, health care as a commons & more
February 26, 2010 / David Bollier
North Dakota shows how a public bank can save taxpayers money, expand access to credit and stabilize the economy.
February 23, 2010 / Steven Hill
Americans pay just as much-- and receive far less in benefits, says author Steven Hill
February 19, 2010 / David Bollier
New UN-sponsored study estimates the "externalities" of 3,000 corporations at $2.2 trillion.
February 16, 2010 / David Bollier
Pub customers are converting their favorite watering holes into local coops.
February 5, 2010 / Silke Helfrich
Silke Helfrich of Germany speaks at the World Social Forum.
February 1, 2010 / Jay Walljasper
Votes in Oregon show taxes popular when invested in public services. And when rich pay their share