TITLE

A model solution?

AUTHOR(S)
Smedley, Tim
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
People Management;9/16/2010, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses the use of employee-owned co-operatives in Great Britain as a possible model for public services. It highlights the plan of the government to give public-sector workers a right to form such co-operatives. It describes the structure of a co-operative, including the ownership of a significant proportion of the business by workers. The article also differentiates a manager's authority and responsibilities from those within a traditional private or public limited company.
ACCESSION #
54339160

 

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