For More Information
Check out the resources below for more information on time based hour exchanges. For audio, video, and print pieces on Hour Exchange Portland see our Media page.
- - www.hourworld.org Look for an hour exchange in your area, get FREE access to software and training to start your own.
- - www.timebanks.org If you don't find an exchange near you in hOurworld you may find a TBUSA site here.
- - www.timebanking.org time banking in the UK
- - hOurworld has good resources on how to start a time bank.
- - www.neweconomics.org economics as if people and the planet mattered.
- Books: (click on the images to find out more, 4% of sales through these links benefits Hour Exchange Portland)
- - Bowling Alone by Robert Putnam on the importance of social capital.
- - Funny Money by David Boyle
- - Going Local by Michael H. Shuman on Creating Self-Reliant Communities in a Global Age.
- - Liberating Economics: Feminist Perspectives on Families, Work and Globalization by Drucilla K. Barker and Susan F Feiner
- - Life Inc. by Douglas Rushkoff
- - Money: Understanding and creating Alternatives to Legal Tender by Thomas H. Greco, Jr.
- - No More Throw-Away People; The Co-Production Imperative by Edgar Cahn, J.D. Ph.D.
- - The Single Global Currency; Common Cents for the World by Morrison Bonpasse
- - Time Dollars by Edgar Cahn, Ph.D, J.D., Johnathan Rowe.
- - PBS special Fixing the Future by David Brancaccio(DVD)