Europe in Transition: The Role of Social Cooperatives and Social Enterprises

  title={Europe in Transition: The Role of Social Cooperatives and Social Enterprises},
  author={C. Borzaga and Riccardo Bodini and C. Carini and Sara Depedri and G. Galera and G. Salvatori},
  journal={ERPN: Social Enterprise (Topic)},
The European social model has always been characterized by the active role played in the production of goods and services by a variety of organizations that differ both from private corporations and public institutions. These are private organizations that, while active on the market, typically pursue goals other than profit: their main purpose is not to generate financial gains for their owners or stakeholders but to provide goods and services either to their members or to the community at… Expand
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