Economics

DSA supports worker-owned business, cooperatives, and other forms of locally-controlled production and trade networks. Past actions have included support for striking workers, forums on cooperatives, and advocacy for a $15 minimum wage.

In the works are actions and a discussion group around alternative finance. Check out these resources:

Occupy Finance
A Project of Alternative Banking/Occupy Wall Street

How to Cut Infrastructure Costs in Half
Americans could save $1 trillion over 10 years by financing infrastructure through publicly-owned banks like the one that has long been operating in North Dakota.