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Mtn. Talk Monday: Anthony Flaccavento and Bottom Up Economics

Mtn. Talk Monday: Anthony Flaccavento and Bottom Up Economics

For this episode of Mountain Talk Monday, WMMT brings you Anthony Flaccavento’s recent book talk held at the University of Virginia at Wise.  His book Building a Healthy Economy from the Bottom Up: Harnessing Real-World Experience for Transformative Change was published this year by the University of Kentucky Press and features six components to building a sustainable economy in regions going through the worst economic hardship.  Flaccavento highlights those six components in his talk and gives real world examples of their effectiveness in communities across the country.  

Read more about Anthony Flaccavento – here.  Purchase his book.  And visit the Bottom Up Economy website to learn more and view the Take 5 with Tony videos where Flaccavento shares more about this and related topics.


Mountain Talk is WMMT’s twice-weekly community space for conversation, airing each Monday & Wednesday from 6-7 p.m.  Mountain Talk programs focus on a variety of topics related to life in the mountains, including: food, community issues, art, health, and more.  Click here to hear past programs.

economic transition,
energy & environment,
food access,
healthy cooking,
healthy eating,
small business,

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