Resources: Co-operatives

This research report by the BC-Alberta Social Economy Research Alliance (BALTA) offers a critical analysis of Nova Scotia’s co-operative development... February 21, 2011
Summary:Researchers and co-operators have developed a novel way to make housing more affordable in the United Kingdom. The Mutual Home Ownership... June 25, 2012
The aging of Canadians, the rising costs of health care, and the blossoming of computer and internet technology make it imperative that governments "... May 30, 2011
Effective CED requires different instruments - private sector, government, social economy - playing in harmony. How is this to be achieved in the new... April 04, 2011
Over the last 50 years, Canada's efforts to ensure universality of access to quality health care have inadvertently robbed the health system of its... May 31, 2011
What lies at the end of the neoliberal rainbow? Resourcefulness, determination, creativity, and hope, if Argentina’s experience is any indication. In... December 20, 2012
Marie-Annick Taillon and Alain Leclerc tell a story of uncommon success - the rise of funeral co-operatives in Québec and the retreat of their... March 03, 2011
Summary:Sunnyhill Housing Co-operative (SHC) faces a very uncertain future. Located in a part of Calgary where houses cost on average of $650,000,... July 09, 2012
Imagine health clinics that not only offer health services when you're sick, but a means for citizens to counter isolation, to learn about healthy... March 03, 2011
In addition to goods and services, our "post-modern" societies seem able to generate social exclusion at an unprecedented scale. This may place the... March 03, 2011