In the COOPERACTIVE ASSETS we try as much as possible to group, to gather, to have a collective in the broadest sense, as strong and as numerous as possible.
All the strengths, positive benefits, consequences and repercussions of Mutualist Symbiosis are to be found in Cooperation.
It’s exactly the same with Human Economical and Social Activities!
They are thousands of possible organizations of Human activities through different kinds of ownership of the Land, of Natural Resources, of Factories, of Intellectual Properties, of Knowledge and so on.
This National General Ledger records in the classic form of Accounting (double entry, input-output, nomenclature of expenses and income) ALL movements of payments, remittances, remuneration, between Companies in the country or Assimilated Companies, whether in the country or abroad.
This recording is made under the control of the State (Public or similar body) or directly by the State (Ministry of Economy for example).
But also because the definition of the Means of Production is, voluntarily, left very broad, because in the end all the means of Production are only types of Equipment in the broad meaning of the term. We do not need a more precise definition to date. Because this clarification would not be relevant. If we take this way, to illustrate this notion of Means of Production, 3 very different types of COOPERACTIVE ASSETS, we have for a COOPERACTIVE ASSET:
Conclusion: COOPERACTIVE ASSETS are like the discovery of Aluminium. You have to give yourself
– Time to define them.
– Time to test and improve them.
– Identify, train, educate Researchers who will refine and improve COMMONS as they go along.
Indeed, Commons, COOPERACTIVE ASSETS are defined by a Community of users, whatever its size is (local, national, continental, World), which self-governs the resource and the sharing of its outcomes (whatever its form, natural, digital, social) through institutions that it creates and control.
Let’s say you are totally convinced that COOPERACTIVE ASSETS are good for Humanity and Planet (How right are you 🙂 ! ). So you can wonder yourself but if COOPERACTIVE ASSETS are for us, beneficial in a large way, how do we create the New COOPERACTIVE ASSETS (New COMMONS) of the XXIth Century?
With three major Human ingredients, with Love, Knowledge, and Patience.
And One major Financial ingredient, Investment.