2016 Scientific Articles

Unlocking tensions between goals in cooperatives: toward a better understanding of the relationship between economic and social performance – the case of a coop in first-level social housing

Author: 
Charlène Arnaud, Pascale Chateau-Terrisse, Marion Maignan
Language: 
French
Year: 
2016
Abstract This research is based on a case study of a French SCIC (collective interest cooperative company) operating in the first-level social housing sector. This SCIC is characterized by a tension that is constitutive of its economic and social purposes, inducing at once a creative and (...) Read more
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Work-family articulation over the lifecourse: Does democratic or participatory management make a difference? The case of coops and social economy in Quebec

Author: 
Diane-Gabrielle Tremblay
Language: 
English
Year: 
2016
Abstract Our research seeks to determine if specific forms of management are more favorable to work-life articulation over the lifecourse, in coops and in the social economy sector in general. It thus questions the “ways to manage” and “ways to innovate” in the coop and social economy sector. Our (...) Read more
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