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Productivity Advantage of Worker Owned Businesses Featured in Nation article

April 4, 2016

In a recent (March 28, 2016) article published in The Nation magazine, Michelle Chen writes about the many benefits to both employees and the bottom line in coops and other types of employee-owned enterprises…

“Imagine an economy without bosses. It’s not a utopian vision but a growing daily reality for many enterprises. A close analysis of the performance of worker-owned cooperative firms—companies in which workers share in management and ownership—shows that, compared to standard top-down firms, co-ops can be a viable, even superior way of doing business.” Read the entire article here.