Looking forward to this workshop, organized by Simone Schiller-Merkens and Philip Balsiger, and to a lot of interesting topics and speeches, taking place at Witten/Herdecke University this Thursday and Friday!
The aim of this research workshop is to look more deeply into the kinds of alternative organizing models for and in the economy that are currently discussed in the social sciences, and to explore their implications for markets and organizations.
You can find more information and the full program here:
The University of Wisconsin Center for Cooperatives (UWCC) works on a project to explore, map and visualize the landscape of cooperatives in the United States.
Take a look at these interesting maps and datas right here:
Measuring the Cooperative Economy
Any information about similar attempts for other nations, branches or regions is always welcome!