Contributor

Stacy Mitchell

Co-Director, Institute for Local Self-Reliance

Stacy Mitchell is co-director of the Institute for Local Self-Reliance and runs its <a href="http://www.ilsr.org/initiatives/independent-business/" target="_hplink">Community-Scaled Economy Initiative</a>. She is the author of <a href="http://www.bigboxswindle.com">Big-Box Swindle</a> and produces a popular monthly bulletin called the <a href="http://ilsr.us5.list-manage.com/subscribe?u=ebfe77c732e7192553aef5712&amp;id=5c034248dd">Hometown Advantage</a>.