Money is like the operating system of our society, mediating our relationships, enabling and preventing our activities and redistributing resources. Many believe that our money system is the driver of economic growth and arguable the root cause of the climate crisis.
Matthew Slater has been working on alternatives to money since 2003, initially writing open source software and then later co-creating the Money & Society MOOC with Prof. Bendell. As Bendell's IFLAS publishes its Local Future Tax Credits proposal this Q&A will explore the monetary system and its potential as a lever for change.
Join Dorian and Matthew for this wide-ranging chat, and maybe you'll start to see money in a different way.