Skip to main content
Building Wealth screenshot

Building Wealth: The New Asset-Based Approach to Solving Social and Economic Problems

Centering community and place Fighting for a new systemic vision

This report helps illuminate and bring attention to the vast range of efforts currently underway. We hope that this report may facilitate conversation, connection, and collaboration among those working within the field, and encourage the support and participation of new constituencies that previously have not been involved in democratic, wealth-building programs that address the many difficult challenges facing America’s communities.

 

Publication date: 2005-04-30
Publisher: Aspen Institute
Publication URL: Download from Aspen Institute
Download and read now:

More related work

July 12, 2021
Constructing the democratic public bank

Constructing the Democratic Public Bank: A governance proposal for Los Angeles

Public banks have the potential to address a host of economic, social, and ecological crises. This report proposes a democratic public bank model for Los Angeles and elsewhere that addresses key questions of how public banks can best live up to that potential.
read more
Opportunity Knocking

Opportunity Knocking: Impact capital as the transformative agent to take employee ownership to scale

Impact investors and other capital providers can be the agents that can scale up employee ownership buyouts.
read more
A Common Platform

A Common Platform: Reimagining data and platforms

Digital platforms have proven indispensable to how we live, work, and play. The challenge is to liberate the democratic and enlivening potential of the platform from the logic of concentrated corporate ownership and profit maximization.

read more