Here you’ll find a number of useful resources covering a wide range of topics featured at the Baltimore Economic Democracy Conference held May 16th-17th, 2014. Check back for updates and new additions as they become available!
Click here for our report on the conference, “Enthusiasm High For A New Economy For Baltimore.”
To watch footage of the afternoon co-op session featuring an in-depth discussion of three models, click here.
Dennis Olson’s presentation on “Building Alternative Sustainable Food Supply Chains (As If Workers Mattered) & the Promise of Union Co-ops”
Michael Brown’s presentation on the basics of Community Land Trusts.
Money & Finance
To watch footage of the morning “Rethinking Money” session featuring an in-depth discussion of money and debt, click here.
APPEAL, Inc’s slideshow (with narration)
Renewable Energy/Green Jobs
Eli Allen’s presentation on “Driving Equity: Advancing Justice in the Green Economy through Cooperative Purchasing”
White paper from MD SUN entitled “Solar barriers to entry for low and middle Income Marylanders: Identifying roadblocks and proposing solutions”
Opening plenary Friday, May 16, 2014 at The Real News Network
Opening plenary Saturday, May 17, 2014 at the University of Maryland School of Social Work
“Rethinking Money” session featuring an in-depth discussion of money and debt
Afternoon co-op session featuring an in-depth discussion of three models
Closing plenary session Saturday, May 17, 2014 at the University of Maryland School of Social Work