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Donnie Maclurcan

Donnie Maclurcan

Donnie Maclurcan is an Affiliate Professor of Economics at Southern Oregon University and Executive Director of the Post Growth Institute – an international, not-for-profit organization helping facilitate the shift to a truly sustainable future. His research interests span alternative forms of business ownership; credit unions, debt and financial flows; not-for-profit entrepreneurship; asset-based community development; and appropriate technology. As a consultant, Donnie has helped more than 450 not-for-profit projects start, scale and sustain their work, while his own initiatives include the Offers and Needs Market, Free Money Day, the Post Growth Alliance, and the (En)Rich List. A Fellow of the Royal Society of the Arts, Distinguished Fellow with the U.K. Schumacher Institute for Sustainable Systems, and an Associate with the Australian-based Institute for Sustainable Futures, Donnie holds a PhD in international development from the University of Technology, Sydney and is working on his fourth book, How on Earth: our future is not-for-profit.