CSG-Statement on Franco Iacomella case

I hereby document the message, we’ve shared with all participants of the International Conference on Commons and Economy regarding a case of manipulation which was designed to undermine years of efforts of some P2P and commons-activists. ———- Dear friends, We wish to share with you some shocking news that affects all of us. We recently […]

Commons Enabling Infrastructures (1/2)

Commons and Infrastructure.* This is, IMHO, one of THE issues we have to deal with if we want to expand the commons. The following is a personal summary of the debates at the Economics and the Commons Conference (ECC, Berlin, May 2013). It will be published in two parts. The first one is based on […]

Take-aways from Economics & the Commons Conference (I)

What a conference! It is still flooding my inbox. I guess, it was my first conference (and I’ve co-organized pretty many) where the idea of having a pre-conference process, the conference itself and a post-conference debate really worked out. We had „eruptions“ of intense debates before we met in Berlin and we have plenty of […]