With Dil Green from LowImpact, about building a new economy with mutual credit and the viable system model.
- The sort of economies we want to become the norm are ones that are sustainable, and that means living within our means, not continually growing for the sake of growth.
- For me, the VSM model and mutual credit need to also be almost fused together, through the multi-stakeholder co-operative approach.
- We have to look to things that are not purely economic, and those are: trust, community, solidarity – and it turns out those things are economically useful as well.
Dil would like to encourage readers interested in more detail as to how a federation of mutual credit networks might build a wide and deep economy to read Matthew Slater and Tim Jenkin’s 2016 whitepaper, The Credit Commons – A Money for the Solidarity Economy.
Transcript on LowImpact.org.