Alejandra Medina, is an independent researcher/Anthropologist working on the solidarity economy called Tumin in Veracruz, Mexico. (

Christos Papaioannou is facilitating the TEM market in Volos, Greece. links to articles on the TEM:

Sam Shain is a graduate of Haverford College where she received a grant from the Center for Peace and Global Citizenship to study alternative economies in Mexico in 2012. She has started her own Coops in Philadelphia, PA.