This blog post was co-authored by Laura Nash of the People’s Economy Lab and Lori Pfingst of DSHS. How can we achieve justice and well-being...Read More
The People’s Economy Lab works to advance the transition to a restorative economy in Washington State by supporting the development of new economic systems that center and empower Black, Indigenous, and People of Color.
We push the boundaries of what’s possible for a Just Transition to local, community-centered economies that are equitable, democratic, and regenerative. We convene community leaders, workshop transformative ideas, and build better economic models. We give life to system change strategies that shift money, resources, and power to BIPOC communities.
JUST TRANSITION IN ACTION
2023 Community Wealth Building Pilots: A Small Business Incubator for Latinx Creatives
José Manuel Vasquez grew up in South Park, the son of entrepreneurs. His parents owned a video store and sandwich shop that served as a...Read More
NextCycle Washington is Advancing a Just Transition to a Circular Economy
The Just Transition and Circular Economy movements have a lot in common, but they’re also both missing key pieces of the puzzle. That’s why Kamal...Read More
Community Wealth Building Research Fellowship Opportunity
People’s Economy Lab is looking for a research fellow who is prepared to commit time starting now through at least June 2023 to support our...Read More