Welcome to the website of Josh Lerner, author of Making Democracy Fun and Everyone Counts, Co-Executive Director of the Participatory Budgeting Project, and Director of the Global Participatory Budgeting Hub.

Book: Making Democracy Fun

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