Shop Local, Local Materials, and Local Budgets
- Local materials
Materials available within a specific region (area), for example, wood, stone, or sand, are considered local materials.
- Local multiplier
The local multiplier analyzes the impact of flows of income and money on the local economy.
- Local shopping
This term describes the act of buying local products locally, leaving the revenue within the local community. It is a term that considers where products come from and where money is spent. Local shopping is occasionally also referred to as local spending, local buying, or local consumption.
Local can be defined as a relative term for the purposes of this article. It describes proximity to a certain location (town, city, home), the association to a political structural unit (municipality, county, etc.) as well as social nearness to a community or network.
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