Citizen Action Monitor

Building local economic resilience — Three innovative strategies that build on local strengths and create new economic futures for municipalities

True economic resilience isn’t about just weathering tough times, it’s about building community capacity No 1055 Posted by fw, May 18, 2014 “True economic resilience isn’t about just weathering tough … Continue reading

May 18, 2014

Can Joseph Tainter save us from ourselves? Pt 7/7: Seven strategies for coping with complexity

No 123, Posted by fw, February 24, 2011 “There are no simple answers to ensuring a prosperous future. But we do need one thing, and that’s that we need an … Continue reading

February 24, 2011 · Leave a comment

Can Joseph Tainter save us from ourselves? Pt 6/7: We can’t innovate our way to a sustainable future

No 122 Posted by fw, February 22, 2011 “In the year 2054, the entire [U.S.] defense budget will purchase just one aircraft. The aircraft will have to be shared by … Continue reading

February 22, 2011 · Leave a comment