BEGINNING WHERE YOU LIVE
Building Community Wealth
HIS SCOTTISH BROGUE IS SO THICK that it’s sometimes hard for me to understand him, but his enthusiasm is unmistakably infectious. This is a man on fire. Neil McInroy is just back from a two-week-long barnstorming trip through Australia, meeting with officials from Sydney and Melbourne, attending an Australian Labor Party dinner, teaching master classes to economic development professionals, speaking with a large pension authority, and more. In his seemingly countless meetings, Neil’s topic was one and the same: community wealth building (CWB), a form of local economic development that transforms ...