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Independent Writer & Grassroots Economics Professional

Aaron Fernando

 

About

Aaron Fernando is an independent writer covering grassroots movements, new economy initiatives, and financial & monetary innovation.

Aaron's work is informed by his interdisciplinary professional experience and educational background including anthropology, development studies, and behavioral economics. Aaron has worked with multiple community currencies across the United States and is connected with countless projects around the globe that take a grounded, people-first approach to economic development.

 

Selected Articles

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April 10, 2019

In These Times

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UK Co-operative Party releases report outlining plans to double the size of co-op sector

July 9, 2018

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A Movement for Public Banking Gains Momentum

June 11, 2018

The Progressive

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Blockchain as a force for good: How this technology could transform the sharing economy

May 23, 2018

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Everyone’s Wrong About Money: an informed framework for understanding currency

June 12, 2018

Hacker Noon

Beyond Civil Rights: Land and economic power

Beyond Civil Rights: Land and Economic Power

Spring 2018

Stir to Action

 

Nesta's 'ShareTown' interactive shows what a cooperative, tech-enabled economy might look like

January 3, 2019

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TESA Collective creates custom board games for social change

August 7, 2018

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How the Dish Truck in Ithaca is serving up a sustainable future

July 16, 2018

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Is 2018 the Year of the Public Bank in America?

February 27, 2018

The Progressive

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"There is nothing about Bitcoin that makes it a good store of value."

June 12, 2018

Hacker Noon

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Civic crowdfunding with the blockchain: Q&A with Berkeley vice mayor Ben Bartlett

May 9, 2018

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Blockchain and the potential for local P2P power: Q&A with LO3 Energy

May 3, 2018

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How Indigenous Land-Use Practices Inform the Current Sharing Economy

November 1, 2017

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August 10, 2017

Green Living Arizona

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April 7, 2017

Green Living Arizona

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