What Does the Real Sharing Economy Look Like?

In this episode of Next Economy Now, Erin Axelrod, a Partner at LIFT Economy, interviews Janelle Orsi, founder of The Sustainable Economies Law Center.


In this interview, Erin & Janelle discuss a number of topics, including:

  • What if people could divert their funeral financing into burial plot land conservation easements?
  • The radically transformative power of worker-ownership
  • Loconomics Cooperative as a model to emulate
  • What is a multi-stakeholder cooperative and why that might be important
  • Healthy workplaces and how to alleviate nonprofit burn-out
  • “Permanent real estate cooperatives” as an iteration of Community land trusts to lessen the divide and make land trusts accessible to a more diverse socioeconomic group
  • How to catalyze a consumer revolution to create a tipping point for cooperatives
  • And more.

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