Learning from Evergreen and Mondragon and Key Differences

Nicholas Iuviene, Amy Stitley and Lorlene Hoyt

Exploring the potential that worker cooperatives can have in creating effective economic democracy, this report from the Community Innovators Lab (CoLab) at the MIT Department of Urban Studies and Planning examines both the Evergreen Cooperative Initiative in Cleveland, OH and the Mondragón Complex in Basque Country, Spain, and key differences between the two models.