Local Businesses Generate More Wealth for Communities


by Democracy Collaborative on Jul 8, 2014 | Views: 262 | Score: 5
Local Spending Generated For Every $100 Spent At A...
Big Box Retailer14
Locally-Owned Business45
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Democracy Collaborative on Jul 7, 2014 6:32 PM said:

In addition to a loss in local spending generated, communities also sacrifice social benefits fostered by ownership of local business, such as good health and a politically engaged community when these businesses are not locally-owned. Worker-owned cooperatives help to keep wealth rooted in communities.

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