The impact of the economic crisis on Italian cooperatives in the industrial sector

  title={The impact of the economic crisis on Italian cooperatives in the industrial sector},
  author={C. Carini and M. Carpita},
  journal={Journal of Co-operative Organization and Management},
The economic crisis has brought about renewed interest in co-operatives, not only among academics but also among members of society in general. Co-operatives are viewed as an alternative to the capitalist business model, which has long prevailed in the industrial sector. In addition, co-operatives are seen as a possible way in which companies in crisis can be reorganized so that people affected by the unemployment crisis can be reintegrated. Recent studies have demonstrated that in the face of… Expand
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