Webinar: Emerging Co-op Research Showcase
Measuring the Co-operative Difference Research Network
This session highlighted new co-operative research by emerging researchers from Canada and abroad. The webinar also introduced the Emerging Co-op Researchers Network website. Presenters: Justin Ellerby is a student in the MBA in Community Economic Development program at Cape Breton University, Sydney, Nova Scotia, with a background in housing co-ops and multi-sector co-op development. His presentation was an exploration of the Emerging Co-op Scholars Network website, a new platform for students and practitioners to share and build opportunities, resources, ideas, and connections. Andrius Ragainis is a Master's in Environmental Studies student at York University. He focuses his research on social accounting systems and co-operative enterprises. In the webinar presentation, Andrius presented his ongoing research of how Ontario's co-operatives implement social accounting. Presentation included a short overview of the existing social accounting systems. Please click on the youtube link provided in the "URI" section to watch the webinar. Unfortunately Justin's slides are not available for download.