Welcome to the website of Josh Lerner, author of Making Democracy Fun and Everyone Counts, and Executive Director of the Participatory Budgeting Project.
Enjoy your stay!

Book: Making Democracy Fun

Making Democracy Fun: How Game Design Can Engage Citizens and Transform PoliticsNew book out on MIT Press! Order your copy now, or contact me to learn about bulk orders, order a review copy, or host a book talk.



Participatory Budgeting: Real Money, Real Power

Learn about participatory budgeting in this award-winning short video and at the Participatory Budgeting Project’s website.

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