MONEY DIVERSITY: MONOCULTURE OF MONEY CREATES ECONOMIC INSTABILITY
Bernard Lietaer, PopTech, USA
2011, 23 min 32 sec
Bernard Lietaer argues that the monoculture of money is what creates economic instability, leading to liquidity crises. He calls for a greater diversity of alternative currencies, citing innovative and enormously successful initiatives like the Lithuanian Doraland Economy, the Torekes in Belgium and Switzerland’s famous alternative currency, the WIR.