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. Some businesses with employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs) are converting into structures that more closely resemble worker co-ops.