Charles Gould, ICA Director-General's Blog, Not Just Business as Usual, dated 25 April 2012. Noreena Hertz, at the School of Finance at Erasmus University in Rotterdam, has written recently about the need, in this post-luxe era, to replace Gucci capitalism with coop capitalism.
Attend Big Co-op Conversations #4 which will discuss Creating Regional Prosperity through Co-operative Business Models. To be held on 11 May 2012, 2-4 pm at the Lewis Lecture Theatre, University of New England.
New National Co-operatives Law introduced into state parliament
24 April 2012
The Co-operatives (Adoption of National Laws) Bill 2012 and the Co-operatives National Law were introduced into state parliament on 4 April, 2012 by New South Wales Fair Trading Minister Anthony Roberts.
"...because a lot of profit made from human effort is vanishing out of the local community where it is generated, we are becoming acutely aware that we need to join hands and protect each other by striving together to the benefit of our neighbours as well as our own family. We need to co-operate with each other - Bravo the co-operatives amongst you."