The co-operative model as a ‘living experiment in democracy’

  title={The co-operative model as a ‘living experiment in democracy’},
  author={Clare Gupta},
Abstract Theories regarding the purposes and justifications of property guide in part the way in which American business enterprises are run today. This raises the question – if purely capitalist corporations are founded upon an understanding of property most in line with the theories of established property scholars Bentham and Locke, is there room for a different kind of concept of property in the realm of U.S. business? In this paper I explore the way in which the workers’ cooperative model… CONTINUE READING