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New Worker Cooperatives

Ken Coates

New Worker Cooperatives

by Ken Coates

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Published by Spokesman Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Work & labour

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8277889M
    ISBN 100851241476
    ISBN 109780851241470

    Case Studies: Business Conversions to Worker Cooperatives 4 | Project Equity Employee ownership is a powerful way for a business owner to engage and retain talented employees, generate community wealth, and increase a business’ efficiency and financial performance. Worker-owned cooperatives in particular, are a powerful. Why worker co-operatives don't work I work in a worker co-operative. We're reasonably successful with over 80 members yet internally there is .

    Green Worker Cooperatives. Green Worker Cooperatives is a South-Bronx based organization dedicated to incubating worker-owned green businesses in order to build a strong local economy rooted in democracy and environmental justice. We train and develop worker cooperatives that have a positive environmental impact and enable the transformation. In some worker cooperatives, new members must be approved by a vote of the current members; other cooperatives grant membership to any employee meeting the probationary period requirements. Worker cooperatives also have different rules regarding whether CEOs or managers can be members in the Size: KB.

      This was published 5 years ago. Worker's co-operatives: A stake in the businesss When employees and bosses join forces in a workers co-operative, everybody wins, writes Michael Green. ABC is a worker-owned union cooperative providing accounting + bookkeeping services to cooperatives, non-profits, freelancers, and small businesses. We work as consultants and bookkeepers to create financial systems that generate transparency, success, and abundance for your organization through direct services, education, and training.


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Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required/5(4). In a new book, journalist Nathan Schneider positions cooperative businesses as both radical and traditional–and says all businesses should move toward more democracy.

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Below you will find a list of often-cited books, videos, and other resources related to worker co-ops. Use them for shared learning across your organization, or as personal development. Have a recommendation for the bookshelf.

Send it to [email protected]   Worker Cooperatives in America book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Worker Co-op & Economic Democracy Reading List added it In a year that seems to present new challenges for us at every turn, Julia Alvarez’s latest novel, Afterlife, has arrived at the perfect time/5(4).

Last month, New Era Windows Cooperative opened as a worker-owned cooperative in Chicago after a five-year struggle to preserve their livelihoods.

This In These Times article by author Kari Lydersen details the workers’ struggle that began in when Republic Windows and Doors threatened to shutter the factory, New Worker Cooperatives book the workers to occupy the facility. The new wave of interest in workers' co-operatives A co-op activist network's new book is encouraging worker ownership and drawing on experiences from those working in the sector Andrew Bibby.

INTRODUCTION Workers’ cooperatives are businesses owned and managed by their employees. Labor-managed businesses have existed since the s, yet they remain one of the least well-known parts of the cooperative movement outside Author: Virginie Pérotin.

Congressman Ro Khanna champions worker cooperatives at town hall. Democratic candidates talk worker ownership on the presidential debate stage. Video: Learn the latest on the State of Worker Co-ops in the U.S. VIDEO: Watch our E.D. Esteban Kelly talk worker co-ops with “The Squad” U.S.

House representatives. My new book, Worker Cooperatives or Wage Slavery, scheduled to be published by PM Press incovers similar ground, but completely rethought, rewritten, updated, and greatly expanded. The intervening decades, and my research and experience since, have served to confirm and—I hope—deepen my understandings and conclusions.

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY WORKER COOPERATIVES FOR NEW YORK CITY: A VISION FOR ADDRESSING POVERTY AND INEQUALITY The Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies (FPWA) presents this report, Worker Cooperatives for New York City: A Vision for Addressing Income Inequality, as an examination of one solution for the challenges facing New York’s workers: worker cooperative.

Worker Co-op & Economic Democracy Reading List has 53 books on Goodreads. Worker Co-op & Economic Democracy Reading List has 53 books on Goodreads. PM Reading group on the relationship between worker cooperatives and unions as both means of creating workplace democracy.

The book contains many new insights into the internal working of the Mondragon cooperatives and their economic, social and political problems. Ms Kasmir's meticulous field-work and her studies of different historical archives of the Mondragon community offer a realistic picture about the Mondragon cooperatives unique experienceCited by: New Zealand.

Loomio; Nelson Building Society; Europe France. Motion Twin, video game studio; Italy. The cooperative movement in Emilia-Romagna, Italy, successfully melds two divergent philosophical currents: Socialism and Catholicism.

With more than a century of cooperative history, the region includes more than 8, cooperatives. A cooperative is organized in response to a specific problem or opportunity. The idea is often initiated by a small group that meets to discuss the need.

The meeting should focus on the economic need and the potential use of a cooperative as a solution. 1 Understanding Cooperatives: How to Start a Cooperative Cooperative Information Report The New York City Network of Worker Cooperatives (NYC NOWC) is the trade association for worker cooperative businesses in the NYC metropolitan region.

We aim to increase public awareness of workplace democracy and improve business conditions for democratic, worker-owned businesses. Worker cooperatives provide an answer to many of country’s issues.

As businesses owned and governed by their employees, co-ops represent an opportunity to build good jobs, strengthen the community, and empower workers.

But you already know this. New book on the struggle in Jackson, MS, where grassroots activists have adopted a cooperative. socialising. This book focuses on setting up a small scale grassroots workers’ co-op in the UK.

If you are interested in other types of co-ops look at our handbooks on how to set up housing co-ops and social centres or see materials published by Co-operatives UK. About this book In this book you’ll find lots of information you need to set. Handbook on Cooperatives for use by Workers’ Organizations iv Chapters twelve and thirteen emphasise the prime position the ILO has occupied in cooperative promotion sincejust one year after its establishment in We here welcome the efforts of Mr Guy Tchami who has undertaken thisCited by: 5.

Worker cooperatives are businesses that are owned and controlled by their workers (worker-owners). Worker cooperatives give New Yorkers the opportunity to co-own a business, creating sustainable and dignified jobs while developing community wealth - particularly for people who lack access to traditional business ownership.

Worker-owned cooperatives are business enterprises that are owned and governed by their employees. All worker cooperatives have two common characteristics: 1) member-owners invest in and own the business together, and share the enterprise’s profits, and 2) decision-making is democratic, with each member having one vote.

Wedge Food Coop in Minneapolis. Anticipating the upcoming Jackson Rising: New Economies Conference in Jackson, Missisissippi, I interviewed Jessica Gordon Nembhard, an expert on African American History and Cooperatives.

Here's a sneak peek of insights from her groundbreaking new book, Collective Courage: A History of African American Cooperative .new worker cooperatives are posit ively related to the number of existing firms of the same type in the area (Conte and JonesRussell and HannemanRussellPérotinAuthor: Virginie Pérotin.