spiralResearch on co-operative enterprise is undertaken within a wide variety of disciplines. Finance, Economics, Law, History, Education, Sociology, and Management are just some of the fields in which innovative work is being done.

Increasingly too scholars recognise the need for and benefits of interdisciplinary collaboration to advance knowledge about co-operatives. Through networks, conferences and publications these researchers make valuable contributions to our understanding of the interactions between human endeavour, the economy, social transformation, and the environment.

Some of the latest research developments are announced through our News section; search for articles with the title 'Research Update'.