The Small-Mart Revolutionary
Posted by deborahmclaren on December 4, 2008
Michael Shuman spoke about the Small-Mart Revolution during the AEO gathering this week in Charleston. The Small-Mart Revolution aims to improve the prosperity of every community, in the U.S. and abroad, by maximizing local self-reliance and opportunities for locally owned businesses.
Small-Mart.org is a web resource for people interested in news, stories, people, innovations, and analysis concerning local business, social enterprise, self-reliant communities, and related policies. It grows out of the writings of Michael Shuman—The Small-Mart Revolution: How Local Businesses Are Beating the Global Competition and Going Local: Creating Self-Reliant Communities in a Global Age (Free Press, 1998).