Peter Barnes is an innovative thinker and entrepreneur whose work has focused on fixing the deepest flaws of capitalism.  He has written numerous books and articles, co-founded several socially responsible businesses (including Working Assets/Credo), and started a retreat for progressive writers (The Mesa Refuge) in Point Reyes Station, California.

His most recent books are Capitalism 3.0: A Guide to Reclaiming the Commons, and With Liberty and Dividends For All: How to Save Our Middle Class When Jobs Don’t Pay Enough.

He lives in northern California, with his wife, dogs, garden and rainwater catchment system.