Scale and Impact

Here are some resources on scale and impact.

Staff picks

Title Format Source
The Cooperative Growth Ecosystem: Inclusive Economic Development in Action PDF Democracy at Work Institute and Project Equity
Creating Better Jobs and a Fairer Economy with Worker Cooperatives PDF Democracy At Work Institute

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Title Format Source
The Cooperative Growth Ecosystem: Inclusive Economic Development in Action PDF Democracy at Work Institute and Project Equity
Taking Employee Ownership To Scale PDF Democracy at Work Institute, Democracy Collaborative
Creating Better Jobs and a Fairer Economy with Worker Cooperatives PDF Democracy At Work Institute
US Worker Cooperatives: A State of the Sector Democracy At Work Institute
Research on the Economic Impact of Cooperatives PDF University of Wisconsin Center for Cooperatives
Capturing the Imagination of Future Social Entrepreneurs: A Robust University Based Anchor Institution-led Development Model PDF University of Winnipeg Community Renewal Corporation
Concept Paper: Asset Building through Cooperative Business Ownership: Defining and Measuring Cooperative Economic Wealth PDF University of Wisconsin Center for Cooperatives, “Research on the Economic Impact of Cooperatives” (REIC)
A Comparative Analysis of Cooperative Sectors in Scotland, Finland, Sweden and Switzerland PDF Cooperative Development Scotland (Scottish Enterprise)
Inclusive Capitalism for the American Workforce: Reaping the Rewards of Economic Growth through Broad-based Employee Ownership and Profit Sharing PDF Center for American Progress
Worker Cooperative Support System in NYC [ppt] Presentation MIT
Creating Jobs through Cooperative Development PDF The National Economic Development & Law Center; Center for Cooperatives, University of California
Preliminary Census of Worker Cooperatives in the United States PDF US Federation of Worker Cooperatives
Building a Platform for Economic Democracy: A Cooperative Development Strategy for the Bronx PDF MIT/CoLab
The Role of Local Cooperative Development Agencies in Promoting Worker Cooperatives PDF
The Social and Solidarity Economy: Towards an ‘Alternative’ Globalisation PDF UNESCO
Social Development in an Uncertain World: UNRISD Research Agenda 2010–2014 PDF United Nations/UNRISD
Owning Your Own Job Is A Beautiful Thing: Community Wealth Building in Cleveland, Ohio. PDF The Democracy Collaborative at the University of Maryland
Democracy at Work Institute/USFWC Press Kit
Worker Cooperatives - Pathways to Scale PDF Democracy Collaborative
Subjects of Scale / Spaces of Possibility: Producing Co-operative Space in Theory and Enterprise PDF UMASS-Amherst
Social Coops and Social Care: An Emerging Role for Civil Society PDF unknown
The Valley Alliance of Worker Co-operatives:Exploring the Potential of Co-op Led Development PDF St. Mary's University
Building Resilient Sustainable Economies via the Cooperative Sector and Flexible Specialization: Lessons from the Emilia Romagna Region of Italy PDF Appalachian State University
A Targeted Approach to Worker Co-op Development: Lessons from Mondragon and Northern Italy