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Michael Shuman

Michael H. Shuman is an economist, attorney, author, entrepreneur, and leading visionary on community economics. He is the director of local economy programs for Neighborhood Associates Corporation, a nonprofit affordable housing company, and an adjunct instructor at Bard College's business school in New York City. A renowned local-economy advocate, he is the author of 10 books including The Small-Mart Revolution; Local Dollars, Local Sense; The Local Economy Solution; and Put Your Money Where Your Life Is: How to Invest Locally Using Self-Directed IRAs and Solo 401(k)s. Learn more at