WP 31 | 12 Credit cooperatives: challenges and opportunities in the new global scenario

Publication date: 18 March 2012
Research areas: Economic theory
Publication categories: Working papers
Tags: cooperatives, credit, sustainability, financial instruments, cooperative, credito, strumenti finanziari, sostenibilità

The future scenario highlights a Western leadership challenged while the geo-economy seems to be moving back to a pre-Industrial Revolution setup. Against this possible background, we outline various considerations along which that scenario will increase the need for credit cooperatives to shape a more sustainable economy.