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A Report on WIR by Susan Witt

A new page has been added to this blog, containing a recent report by Susan Witt on the WIR credit clearing association that has been operating in Switzerland for more than 70 years. Now called the WIR Bank and providing … Continue reading

WIR – Current Operational Realities: A Report by Susan Witt

WIR financing renovation/expansion by Susan Witt, E. F. Schumacher Society, October 2008 At the moment I’m visiting in Switzerland and wanted to report to you on use of WIR, a regional currency in Switzerland separate from the Swiss Franc. A … Continue reading

A Short Film About WIR

Here is a short film that describes the Swiss WIR Cooperative Circle, now called the WIR Bank.

An Annotated Précis, Review, and Critique of Prof. Tobias Studer’s WIR and the Swiss National Economy by Thomas H. Greco, Jr. and Theo Megalli

An Annotated Précis, Review, and Critique of WIR and the Swiss National Economy by Prof. Tobias Studer (translation by Prof. Philip Beard). This is a summary and discussion of important points relating to the operations of the Swiss WIR Bank. … Continue reading

An Annotated Précis, Review, and Critique of Prof. Tobias Studer’s WIR and the Swiss National Economy by Thomas H. Greco, Jr. and Theo Megalli

An Annotated Précis, Review, and Critique of WIR and the Swiss National Economy by Prof. Tobias Studer; English translation by Philip H. Beard, Ph.D. [The English transaltion can be downloaded from Lulu.com] Reviewed by Thomas H. Greco, Jr. and Theo … Continue reading

WIR Book Now Available in English

Thomas H. Greco with Prof. Tobias Studer in Basel, Switzerland in May 2005. The Swiss WIR Bank is the best example we have of a successful large-scale mutual credit clearing system that has stood the test of time and continues … Continue reading

The End of Money: Take Power Back From the Money and Banking Monopoly

The dysfunctional nature of the dominant global system of money and banking has for a long time been apparent to anyone who has cared to look at it. Now, in light of the present financial meltdown, it has become painfully … Continue reading

The Economy—How Bad Will It Get?

Historically, every financial and economic crisis has been used to further centralize power and concentrate wealth. This one is no different, and in fact the moves being promoted by the Obama administration and the central banks of the western powers … Continue reading

Walking Away: From the “New (Old) World Order,” into the Old (New) World Order. Part I

Global pandemic, social distancing, widespread shut-downs, testing and “tracing,” economic crisis, and more recently, massive protests and social unrest, not just in the US, but around the world — What does it all mean? Like virtually everyone else in the … Continue reading

Newsletter — June 2020: Making sense of the Covid-19 “pandemic”

In this issue: Facts about Covid-19, a report from Swiss Policy Research Analysis of Crisis Management from the German Ministry of Interior Perspectives on the pandemic, one nurse speaks out Mass surveillance begins with kids: WIRED Magazine The injection fraud–it’s … Continue reading