• 00:00    |    
    Initial credits
  • 00:06    |    
    Introduction by Zachary Caceres
  • 00:12    |    
    Can you elaborate on your idea of entrepreneurial communities?
    • Ways of creating community development
    • Political organizations of unattended occupants
  • 03:57    |    
    First entrepreneurial communities
    • Characteristics of modern communities
    • Evolution of communities and empirical experience
  • 07:06    |    
    Advantages of developed communities
  • 08:41    |    
    Increasing the value of land
  • 10:47    |    
    Final words
  • 11:17    |    
    Final credits

Enterprise of Community

New Media  | 01 de agosto de 2013  | Vistas: 27

During this interview Spencer H. MacCallum elaborates on his concept of entrepreneurial communities as a provision of common services through ordinary relations in the market place. He explains how developed neighborhoods attract entrepreneurial interest, since they provide an opportunity to offer or improve community services, at the same time that a profit can be made. It is his belief that land value increases as both the occupants and entrepreneurs gather in commercial relations raising the concern for a continuous success, which eventually leads to a common benefit for the parties involved. MacCallum provides, as well, historic and modern examples of this type of communities and its evolution, in order to illustrate his idea.


Spencer H. MacCallum is an anthropologist, entrepreneur and grandson of classical…


Nuestra misión es la enseñanza y difusión de los principios éticos, jurídicos y económicos de una sociedad de personas libres y responsables.

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