Local economy most conducive to good health, study suggests - Nooganomics. Local economy & free markets
print We make our friends; we make our enemies; but God makes our next door neighbour. — G.K. Chesterton We little expected in our explorations of local economy to find so quickly scholarly support for our hunches. A trio of scholars with large brains and careful, dry academic language recently sifted studies about business size and public health, and offer support for a line of reasoning that will resonate with every friend of local economy. Namely this. A population marked by small business and a lococentric context for livelihoods is healthier than one in the shadow of big factories and