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Bernard Lietaer: Money diversity

November 2011

Participants: Bernard Lietaer

Bernard Lietaer : 23min38

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.