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Co-ops and mutuals: what risk for the public sector?

The values of mutualism featured strongly in the Conservative and Liberal Democrat manifestos at the 2010 General Election and specific policy pledges have since been made by the Coalition government to help develop public sector staff to develop employee-owned mutuals … Continue reading

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On new mutualism

A recent funding annoucement by the Cabinet Office Minister, Francis Maude, has reinforced the Coalition Government’s commitment to give public sector workers they right to take over the services they deliver, by forming employee owned co-operatives and mutuals. http://www.socialenterpriselive.com/section/news/public-services/20101117/all-frontline-staff-given-right-run-services Mark … Continue reading

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