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Greenbucks in Greensboro? An Odd Idea With Some Merit

UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Andrew C. Brod, Director, Center for Business & Economic Research (Creator)
Institution
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
Web Site: http://library.uncg.edu/

Abstract: Buying local has long been a goal of those who pay attention to the environmental impact of their shopping decisions. During the Great Recession, the buy-local concept had been adopted by chambers of commerce hoping to reinvigorate sagging local economies by keeping more spending at home.

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Publication
Brod, Andrew (2009). Greenbucks in Greensboro? An odd idea with some merit. The Business Journal. Nov. 27 – Dec. 3 2009, 23
Language: English
Date: 2009
Keywords
Greenbucks, Local, Economics, Local currency