Monthly Archives: May 2014

Shizuko and Kuniyo Iwane: Japanese Socialist Entrepreneurs

In the March 2014 issue of the journal Organization Studies, Aegean Leung, Charlene Zietsma, and Ana Maria Peredo have published a fascinating case study of a Japanese cooperative network that is little-known in the English-speaking world: the Seikatsu Club. Founded … Continue reading

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Review: Governing the Firm

Gregory K. Dow wrote Governing the Firm in order to answer a simple but fundamental question: if worker-owned businesses are typically more productive, more efficient, more stable and fairer than capitalist businesses, why do we still live in a capitalist world?  Worker … Continue reading

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