Parecon

Some articles on parecon:

Social Anarchism - Contemporary Currents - Participism
... systems called Participatory economics or "Parecon" and Participatory politics or "Parpolity" ... Parecon is an economic system proposed primarily by activist and political theorist Michael Albert and radical economist Robin Hahnel, among others ... be considered a form of socialism as under Parecon, the means of production are owned by the workers ...
Participatory Economics - Criticisms - Planning
... Proponents of parecon argue that capitalist economies are hardly bureaucracy or meeting free, and a parecon would eliminate banks, advertising, stock market, tax returns and ... similar number of workers will be involved in a parecon bureaucracy as in a capitalist bureaucracy, with much of the voting achieved by computer rather than meeting, and those ... of members from other regions and are impossible to bribe due to parecon's non-transferable currency ...
Anarchist Economics - Theoretical Economic Systems - Post-classical Theorectical Economic Systems - Participatory Economics
... Participatory economics, often abbreviated parecon, is an economic system proposed by activist and political theorist Michael Albert and radical economist Robin Hahnel ... economic vision", and it could be considered a form of socialism as under parecon, the means of production are owned by the workers ... The underlying values that parecon seeks to implement are equity, solidarity, diversity, workers' self-management and efficiency ...
Labour Voucher - Outline
... their economic system of participatory economics (parecon) ... A difference is that in parecon "credits" are generally awarded based on both the time spent working and the amount of effort and sacrifice spent during labour, rather ... Some later advocates of participism and parecon have also proposed awarding more based on job difficulty or danger ...
Participatory Economics - Allocation in A Participatory Economy - Money in A Participatory Economy
... Albert and Hahnel claim the non-transferability of parecon credits would make it impossible to bribe or even beg for money ... Credits might be shareable amongst family members, depending on how the parecon is set up ... clarify how a currency of this form would be used in international trading with non-parecon countries ...