Going local, that is. Our conversations last night with Michael Shuman (who probably coined the term with his 1990s classic, Going Local…watch our dialogue in the box to the left) and then, in the aftershow, with SOU Prof Ric Holt, made it clear that there aren’t many states and communities that AREN’T focusing hard on, and sometimes legislating, stronger local economies. We have to stay focused on this, to stubbornly support local enterprise and push our community leaders to adopt the best emerging policies to keep our wealth circulating more thoroughly in our own communities.
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