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Tag: economy

Currency: Time instead of Money?

September 17, 2012

The Spanish are doing an interesting experiment: In Spain They Swap Money for Time, essentially allowing time-banks. While the article …read the rest

On US joblessness and economic change

July 17, 2011

An interesting read: How a new jobless era will transform America (The Atlantic). It doesn’t paint a particularly rosy picture …read the rest