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43 Essential essays on the commons and Peer 2 Peer theory | Permanent Culture Now This list is from the great P2P foundation website , which has loads of great articles and information on Peer 2 Peer (P2P) theory. The p2p foundation has loads of interesting articles and is constantly update, a great resource to keep up with what is going on in the world of the commons and P2P theory.
Consumer Innovation as New Economic Pattern When he was finished, Mr.
Create More Value Than You Capture As alternative energy advocate Steve Baer once noted, the commons is often ignored in economic analysis. He used a humble analogy to name this "the clothesline paradox": When you put your clothes in the dryer, the energy you use is measured and counted, but when you hang them on the line, the energy "disappears" from the measured economy.
Doc Searls on How the Old Bottom is the New Top / PICNIC Festival 2012 on Vimeo
Mass collaboration is the future of competitive advantage in business. The Dawning Age of Mass Collaboration
Research finds co-operative entrepreneurs are more successful than 'lone-rangers' Would a co-operative approach impress Lord Sugar? Photograph: Jim Marks/BBC/PA llaborative Entepreneurs create more jobs and profit, study shows | Guardian Social Enterprise Network
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Thriving too: Trading Spaces – Radical New Collaborations for Local Economies We’ve been working on the Trading Spaces concept for about a year. It's exciting to be sharing a year's worth of thinking about innovative ways of increasing collaborative activity on high streets that doesn't rely on local residents to be simply consumers --> but partners, makers and social investors as well. It's an integration strategy that challenges the idea that commercial local retail businesses and social projects should continue to seek sustainability separately, but instead aims to find points of mutual benefit, engineering a creative form of ‘radical collaboration’.
A Bushelful of Art — Mixed Media A new brand of CSA is offering a different sort of sustenance: fresh, local art by Staff, Utne Reader January-February 2012
It's one of the first things we learn as kids: How to share. But this practice usually fades as we become adults. New Dream Community Action Kit
Community-Wealth.org: Wealth-Building Strategies for America's Communities
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The first day of the Land and Poverty Conference, as I approached the World Bank from H Street, I noticed several homeless people still sleeping on the benches outside. Have the experts finally figured out how to end poverty? | Work and Wealth
Category:Commons Economics This special section is dedicated to documenting a upcoming conference to be held in Berlin on May 22-24, 2014, on Commons-Oriented Economics  .
community - a review of the theory contents : approaching the theory of community · community and boundary · community and network · community - norms and habits · social capital and community · communion and community · further reading · references · links · how to cite this article Since the late nineteenth century, ‘the use of the term community has remained to some extent associated with the hope and the wish of reviving once more the closer, warmer, more harmonious type of bonds between people vaguely attributed to past ages’ (Elias 1974, quoted by Hoggett 1997: 5).