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The purpose of this first working paper is to set the context for the evaluation. It provides:

  • An overview of the time banking movement and its origins
  • Looks at how time banks work
  • The different ways in which the time banking approach has been utilised
  • The key characteristics and core values associated with time banking
  • The benefits of time banking and the enablers and obstacles to achieving positive outcomes
  • The way in which the time credit model this research project focuses on has developed from time banking and how the time credit model has been implemented in Cambridgeshire.