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Motivation Behind Members’ Loyalty to Agricultural Cooperatives
This article explores the importance of a number of motivational factors that may be related to farmer-members’ loyalty to their agricultural cooperative. A review of relevant literature allowed fourExpand
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The switching behaviour of Finnish co-operative members in relation to their commitment and loyalty
Social capital is one of the most crucial factors determining the effectiveness of operations in a cooperative organisation. When membership of a cooperative decreases, the financial capital alsoExpand
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The Wizards of Svalöf; Intellectual property rights and consolidation in the plant breeding industry
This paper reviews the most prominent changes that have taken place in the plant breeding industry in Sweden. We argue that the establishment of Intellectual Property Rights schemes creates powerExpand
Switching behavior of finnish farmers
The globalization and industrialization trends in agricultural sector changed the scene of the cooperative institutions. The notion of “traditional” cooperative appears to be outmoded; within theExpand
The Wizards of Svalöf