Why the U.S. Needs More Worker-Owned Companies
AUGUST 8, 2018
And companion bills developed to enable the U.S. On their own merits, worker-owned businesses can show policy makers, investors, managers, and advisers that companies with democratic ownership values and structures are operated with the same profit motivation as other companies. Some businesses with employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs) are converting into structures that more closely resemble worker co-ops. Klaus Meinhardt/Getty Images.