11.954 | Spring 2005 | Graduate
Community-Owned Enterprise and Civic Participation

Workshop Videos

As part of this course, students were required to attend four skill-building workshops conducted at MIT in conjunction with the CEO of Cooperative Development Institute (CDI), Lynn Benander, on Coop organization, financing, and management. Videos of these workshops are provided.

week # Topics
1 Tensions between Capitalism and Democracy
2 Tensions between Capitalism and Environmental Sustainability
3 Combining Political and Economic Development
4 Cooperative Models
5 Community-Owned Real Estate (Trusts and Housing Coops)

Presentation by Will Bradshaw on Market Creek

6

Banking and Financing

CDI workshop 1
Presented by Lynn Benander and Shakoor Anjawani

CDI workshop 2
Presented by Lynn Benander and Shakoor Anjawani

7 Union Pension Investing
8

Privatization and Gainsharing

CDI workshop 3
Presented by Lynn Benander and Shakoor Anjawani

CDI workshop 4
Presented by Lynn Benander and Shakoor Anjawani

9 Organizing Remittances
10 Work Session
11 Work Session (cont.)
12 Work Session (cont.)
13 Work Session (cont.)
14 Work Session (cont.)
15 Project Discussion
Course Info
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Spring 2005
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