Alternative Currencies: Contemporary Owenism?. Peter North, University of Liverpool. National Equitable Labour Exchange 1832-4.
University of Liverpool
“All wealth proceeds from labour and knowledge. And labour and knowledge are generally renumerated according to time employed. Hence it is proposed to make time the standard or measure of wealth”
An inspiring and practical new book, “Local Money” helps you understand what money is and what makes good and bad money. It draws on the considerable track record of experimentation with local money around the world and gives ideas to those in the Transition movement and beyond about what has been tried, what works, and what to avoid.