Why the U.S. Needs More Worker-Owned Companies
AUGUST 8, 2018
And some companies with employee majority-owned stock programs, such as Publix Super Markets and outerwear maker W.L. The social impact funds want to support it for social reasons, whereas hedge funds and others are recognizing that the superior resiliency and performance of worker-owned firms can improve their returns. The biggest difference is that workers have an important say in who manages them and how profits align with values. Klaus Meinhardt/Getty Images.