HI everyone – given the storm, please post your local economies comments here.
Case studies and examples by 6 pm Tuesday.
Responses to one or more case studies and examples – by 6 pm Friday.
Questions to guide your thinking:
* What makes for a healthy local economy? Consider multipliers, governance, social networks, orchestration, etc.
* What is the value of local distinctiveness? The costs or challenges?
* What does it take to remain locally distinctive in a global world, ie., given globalization pressures?
* How does being local help social entrepreneurs? Hinder them?