The Cooperative Economy: A Panel on How Cooperatives are Shaping the New Economy

  • Xavier University Cintas Center: Duff Banquet Rm

Thursday November 12, 2015 7:00 PM

Xavier University, Cintas Center, Duff Banquet Room

'With a shrinking middle class, growing inequalities, and fluctuating global markets, what kind of social and economic models can sustainably support communities in need? One option is the cooperative model. Cooperative businesses are gaining ground here in Cincinnati as environmentally sustainable, collaborative businesses that create a more inclusive economy.  What is a cooperative?  How do cooperative businesses operate? Do they present viable models? E/RS will host a panel of experts and cooperative members who will adders these pressing questions.

Continued Conversation on April 21 and 22, 2016 entitled "The Cooperative Economy: Building a Sustainable Future."