2023 Canadian Co-operative Governance Survey: Credit Union Findings. Marc-André Pigeon, Stan Yu, and Eylin Jorge Coto. PDF

The 2023 Top Co-op Issues Report. Stan Yu. PDF

'More than a job, finally": Lived Experiences of Build Up Saskatoon Participants. Sarah S. Mohammed and Marc-André Pigeon. PDF

Working it Out: Estimating the Social Value of Build Up Saskatoon. Marc-André Pigeon and Stan Yu. PDF

Turning up the dial on Saskatoon's Social Procurement: A Multi-City Policy Analysis. Sarah S. Mohammed and Marc-André Pigeon. PDF


Co-ops and Credit Unions: 2023 Report from the Board Room. Marc-André Pigeon and Stan Yu. PDF

Do Co-operative Employees Shop at Co-ops?: A Pilot Survey of Employee Affinity in Three Types of Co-operative Organizations. Marc-André Pigeon and Stan Yu. PDF

Top Co-op Issues 2022. Stan Yu. PDF


A Census of Renewable Energy Co-operatives in Canada. Renata Leonhardt, Marc-André Pigeon, Martin Boucher. PDF *This is updated version of the report with corrections made to Tables 3 - 4, and Figures 6 - 9* 

Collaboration among Credit Unions—Some Considerations. Jen Budney. PDF.

Top Co-op Issues 2021. Stan Yu. PDF


Beyond Target-Setting: Cultivating Diversity on Co-operative Boards. Jen Budney. PDF

Digital Technologies and the Big Data Revolution in the Canadian Agricultural Sector: Opportunities, Challenges, and Alternatives (SSHRC Knowledge Synthesis - Skills and Work in the Digital Economy Grant Report). Murray Fulton, Marc-André Pigeon, Bill Oemichen and Yang Yang PDF

Efficiency and Autonomy? Recasting the Credit Union Merger Debate. Marc-Andre Pigeon. PDF

Top Co-op Issues 2020. Stan Yu. PDF

Understanding Growth and its Policy Implications for Canadian Credit Unions. Abdhullah Mamun. PDF


2020 Co-ops & Credit Unions: Report from the Board Room. T. Reynolds. PDF.

Against the Grain: The Unusual Case of Saskatchewan's Credit Union Deposit Insurance Scheme. Marc-André Pigeon PDF 

Chair Selection, Tenure, Evaluation, and Remuneration: A Co-operative Perspective. Marc-André Pigeon PDF

Enquiring, Critical, and Creative Spirit A History of the Centre for the Study of Co-operatives at the University of Saskatchewan. Merle Massie PDF

Regulatory Disruption: A Guide for Credit Union Boards. Marc-André Pigeon PDF


Federal Credit Unions: Considerations for a Credit Union Becoming a Federal Credit Union. Joe Dierker, McDougall Gauley LLP PDF, 2019 Addendum PDF, 2020 Addendum PDF


Credit Unions in Canada: Design Principles for Greater Co-operation. Murray Fulton, Brett Fairbairn, and Dionne Pohler PDF

Co-operative Membership Models That Empower Women: Findings from Western Canada. Sasha Hanson Pastran PDF

Examining Success Factors for Sustainable Rural Development through the Integrated Co-operative Model. B. Anastase, S. Chambo, J. Jaffe, S. Javan, C. Hanson, G. Habiyameye, L. Hammond Ketilson, A. Mchopa, J. Mugisha, D. Namwanje, M. Nimusiima, B. Obaa, V. Rutaremara, and E. Towo. *This report is available in the sections shown below.

Section One: Synthesis of Country Research Results PDF

Section Two: Comparative Policy Analysis for Rwanda, Uganda, and Tanzania PDF

Section Three: Uganda Country Research Report PDF

Section Four: Tanzania Country Research Report PDF

Section Five: Rwanda Country Research Report PDF

Section Six: Canada Country Research Report PDF

Section Seven: Annexes 1–12 PDF


Co-op Films in Canada, 1940–2015. George Melnyk PDF

Co-operatives and Universities: Some Reflections. Brett Fairbairn PDF

The Fifth Co-operative Principle in Action: Mapping the Co-operative Educational Initiatives of Canadian Co-operatives. Erin Hancock and Annabelle Brault PDF

Youth Involvement in Irish Credit Unions: A Case Study. Victoria Morris PDF


Co-operatives for Sustainable Communities: Tools to Measure Co-operative Impact and Performance. Ed. L. Brown, C. Carini, J. Gordon Nembhard, L. Hammond Ketilson, E. Hicks, J. Mcnamara, S. Novkovic, D. Rixon, and R. Simmons (co-published with Co-operatives and Mutuals Canada (CMC), available from CMC) PDF

Demutualization of Co-operatives and Mutuals. Murray Fulton and Jean-Pierre Girard PDF

Governance as a Determinant of Success or Failure: What Other Co-ops Can Learn from Co-op Atlantic. Brett Fairbairn, Murray Fulton, and Dionne Pohler PDF

Positive Aging for All: Is the Co-operative Model the Best Option for the Delivery of Elder-Care Services? Adegboyega Kazeem Lawal

The Limits of Co-operation. Ian MacPherson PDF

When Big Co-ops Fail. Peter Couchman and Murray Fulton PDF


A Profile of Community Economic Development in Manitoba. Janielle Brooks-Smith and Brendan Reimer PDF

A Global Market in the Heart of Winnipeg: Measuring and Mapping the Social and Cultural Development of Food in the Central Market for Global Families. Kaeley Wiseman, Jino Distasio, and Raymond Ngarboui PDF

Awareness of and Support for the Social Economy in Saskatoon: Opinion Leader Views. Emily Hurd and Louise Clarke PDF

Co-operative Canada: Empowering Communities and Sustainable Businesses. Brett Fairbairn and Nora Russell, eds. PDF (Book)

Co-operatives and Three-Dimensional Sustainability. Carolin Schröder PDF

Engaging Youth in Community Futures: The Rural Youth Research Internship Project. David Thompson and Ashleigh Sauvé PDF

Historical Retrospective on the Conversion and Multinationalization of Dakota Growers Pasta Company: A Critical Discourse Analysis. Thomas Gray, Curt Stofferahn, and Patricia Hipple PDF

International Students in Saskatchewan: Policies, Programs, and Perspectives. Joe Garcea and Neil Hibbert PDF

Labour Market Study: A Community-Based Research Report. Prepared for Mamaweswen: The North Penokean Hills Farms: Business Analysis and Strategic Plan. Brandon Lawrence and Gayle Broad PDF

Shore Tribal Council, Naadmaadwiiuk, Saulteaux Enterprises, and the Aboriginal Human Resources Development Agreement. Christine Sy, Gayle Broad, Natalie Waboose, and Heather Schmidt PDF

Relying on their Own Resources: Building an Anishinaabek-Run, Sustainable Economy in the East Side Boreal — Waabanong — of Lake Winnipeg. Alon Weinberg PDF

Subverting the Local Food Economy Status Quo: The Intrinsic Relationship of Regionalized Ethics to the Practice and Discourse of Food Sovereignty. Maximilian Aulinger PDF

“Together We Can Do So Much”: A Case Study in Building Respectful Relations in the Social Economy of Sioux Lookout. Sean Meades, Astrid Johnston, and Gayle Broad PDF

The Reality of the Social Economy and Its Empowering Potential for Boreal Anishinaa­bek Communities in Eastern Manitoba. Alon Weinberg PDF

Worker Co-operative Development in Saskatchewan: The Promise, the Problems, and the Prospects. Mitch Diamantopoulos and April Bourgeois PDF


Co-operating to Build a Better West: Proceedings of a Conference Celebrating the 2012 United Nations International Year of Co-operatives. Sugandhi Wickremarachchi and Nora Russell (8 1/2 x 11, 88pp.) PDF (Book)

Health in the Communities of Duck Lake and Beardy’s and Okemasis First Nation. Julia Bidonde, Mark Brown, Catherine Leviten-Reid, and Erin Nicolas PDF

Models for Effective Credit Union Governance: Maintaining Community Connections Following a Merger. Lou Hammond Ketilson and Kimberly Brown PDF

Self-Directed Funding: An Evaluation of Self-Managed Contracts in Saskatchewan. Isobel M. Findlay and Anar Damji PDF

Through the Eyes of Women: What a Co-operative Can Mean in Supporting Women during Confinement and Integration. Isobel Findlay, James Popham, Patrick Ince, and Sarah Takahashi PDF


A Co-operative Dilemma: Converting Organizational Form. Edited by Jorge Sousa and Roger Herman (Book) PDF 

Community-Based Regional Food Distribution Initiatives. Colin Anderson and Stéphane McLachlan PDF

Community Conversations about the Good Food Junction Co-operative. Emily Hurd PDF

Individualized Funding: A Framework for Effective Implementation. Marsha Dozar, Don Gallant, Judy Hannah, Emily Hurd, Jason Newberry, Ken Pike, and Brian Salisbury PDF

Mapping Social Capital in a Network of Community Development Organizations: The South West Centre for Entrepreneurial Development Organizational Network. Jason Heit PDF

Participatory Action Research: Challenges, Complications, and Opportunities. Patricia W. Elliott PDF

Sharing My Life: Building the Co-operative Movement. Harold Chapman PDF (Book)


“A Place to Learn, Work, and Heal”: An Evaluation of Crocus Co-operative. Julia Bidonde and Catherine Leviten-Reid PDF

An Economic Analysis of Microcredit Lending. Haotao Wu PDF

Building a Federal Policy Framework and Program in Support of Community Economic Development. Kirsten Bernas and Brendan Reimer PDF

Community Resilience, Adaptation, and Innovation: The Case of the Social Economy in La Ronge. Kimberly Brown, Isobel M. Findlay, and Rob Dobrohoczki PDF

Co-operative Marketing Options for Organic Agriculture. Jason Heit and Michael Gertler PDF

Economic Impact of Credit Unions on Rural Communities. Fortunate Mavenga PDF

Empowerment through Co-operation: Disability Inclusion via Multistakeholder Co-operative Development. Kama Soles PDF

Enhancing and Linking Ethnocultural Organizations and Communities in Rural Manitoba: A Focus on Brandon and Steinbach. Jill Bucklaschuk and Monika Sormova PDF

Mining and the Social Economy in Baker Lake, Nunavut. Warren Bernauer PDF

Models for Effective Credit Union Governance: Maintaining Community Connections Following a Merger. Lou Hammond Ketilson and Kimberly Brown PDF

The Impact of Retail Co-operative Amalgamations in Western Canada. Lou Hammond Ketilson, Roger Herman, and Dwayne Pattison PDF

The Management of Co-operatives: Developing a Postsecondary Course. Leezann Freed-Lobchuk, Vera Goussaert, Michael Benarroch, and Monica Juarez Adeler PDF

Understanding and Promoting Effective Partnerships for CED: A Case Study of SEED Winnipeg’s Partnerships. Gaelene Askeland and Kirit Patel PDF


Adult Education and the Social Economy: The Commu­nitarian Pedagogy of Watson Thomson. Michael Chartier (MA Thesis/Research Report) PDF

Building Community: Creating Social and Economic Well-Being: A Conference Reflecting on Co-operative Strategies and Experiences. Conference report prepared by Mark McCulloch PDF (Book)

Community-Based Planning: Engagement, Collaboration, and Meaningful Participation in the Creation of Neighbourhood Plans. Karin Kliewer PDF

Cypress Hills Ability Centres Inc.: Exploring Alternatives. Maria Basualdo and Chipo Kangayi PDF

Eat Where You Live: Building a Social Economy of Local Food in Western Canada. Joel Novek and Cara Nichols PDF

Exploring Key Informants’ Experiences with Self-Directed Funding. Nicola S. Chopin and Isobel M. Findlay PDF

Municipal Government Support of the Social Economy Sector. Jenny Kain, Emma Sharkey, and Robyn Webb (co-published with the BC-Alberta Social Economy Research Alliance) PDF

Portrait of Community Resilience of Sault Ste Marie. Jude Ortiz and Linda Savory-Gordon PDF

Self-Determination in Action: The Entrepreneurship of the Northern Saskatchewan Trappers Association Co-operative. Dwayne Pattison and Isobel M. Findlay PDF

Social Economy Newsletter, April, PDF


Culture, Creativity, and the Arts: Achieving Community Resilience and Sustainability through the Arts in Sault Ste. Marie. Jude Ortiz and Gayle Broad PDF

Co-operative Marketing Options for Organic Agriculture. Jason Heit and Michael Gertler PDF

Enabling Policy Environments for Co-operative Development: A Comparative Experience. Monica Juarez Adeler PDF

Financing Aboriginal Enterprise Development: The Potential of Using Co-operative Models. Lou Hammond Ketilson and Kimberly Brown PDF

Northern Ontario Women’s Economic Development Conference Report. PARO Centre for Women’s Enterprise PDF

The Importance of Policy for Community Economic Development: A Case Study of the Manitoba Context. Brendan Reimer, Dan Simpson, Jesse Hajer, John Loxley PDF

The Role of Co-operatives in Health Care: National and International Perspectives. Report of an International Health Care Conference held in Saskatoon 28 October 2008. Prepared by Catherine Leviten-Reid (24 pp., Conference Report), 2009. PDF (Book)

South Bay Park Rangers Employment Project for Persons Living with a Disability: A Case Study in Individual Empowerment and Community Interdependence. Isobel M. Findlay, Julia Bidonde, Maria Basualdo, and Alyssa McMurtry PDF

Walking Backwards into the Future. George Melnyk PDF


A New Vision for Saskatchewan: Changing Lives and Systems through Individualized Funding for People with Intellectual Disabilities. Karen Lynch and Isobel Findlay PDF

Algoma Central Railway: Wilderness Tourism by Rail Opportunity Study. Prepared by Malone Given Parsons Ltd. for the Coalition for Algoma Passenger Trains PDF

Between Solidarity and Profit: The Agricultural Transformation Societies in Spain (1940–2000). Cándido Román Cervantes PDF

Community Supported Agriculture: Putting the “Culture” Back into Agriculture. Miranda Mayhew, Cecilia Fernandez, and Lee-Ann Chevrette PDF

Co-operative Youth Education in Saskatchewan: Co-op Schools and the Saskatchewan Co-operative Youth Program. Chassidy Puchala and Breeann Heggie PDF (Book)

Evaluation of Saskatoon Urban Aboriginal Strategy. Cara Spence and Isobel Findlay PDF

Financing Social Enterprise: An Enterprise Perspective. Wanda Wuttunee, Martin Chicilo, Russ Rothney, and Lois Gray PDF

Financing Social Enterprise: A Scan of Financing Provi­ders in the Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Northwestern Ontario Region. Wanda Wuttunee, Russ Rothney, and Lois Gray PDF

Government Policies towards Community Economic Development and the Social Economy in Quebec and Manitoba. John Loxley and Dan Simpson PDF

Growing Pains: Social Enterprise in Saskatoon’s Core Neighbourhoods. Mitch Diamantopoulos and Isobel Findlay PDF

Measuring and Mapping the Impact of Social Economy Enterprises: The Role of Co-ops in Community Popula­tion Growth. Chipo Kangayi, Rose Olfert, and Mark Partridge PDF

Midterm Report to Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council, March PDF

Recovery of the Collective Memory and Projection into the Future: ASOPRICOR. Jose Reyes, Janeth Valero, and Gayle Broad PDF

Social Enterprises and the Ontario Disability Support Program: A Policy Perspective on Employ­ing Persons with Disabilities. Gayle Broad and Madison Saunders PDF

Social Economy Newsletter, February PDF

The Agriculture of the Middle Initiative: Premobilizing Considerations and Formal Co-operative Structure. Thomas W. Gray PDF

The Social Economy in Quebec: Lessons and Challenges for Internationalizing Co-operation. Marguerite Mendell PDF

Urban Aboriginal Strategy Funding Database. Karen Lynch, Cara Spence, and Isobel Findlay PDF


Annual Report to Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council, September, PDF

Milestone Report to Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council, March, PDF

Social Cohesion through Market Democratization: Alleviating Legitimation Deficits through Co-operation. Rob Dobrohoczki PDF

Social Economy Newsletter, July, PDF


Cognitive Processes and Co-operative Business Strategy. Murray Fulton and Julie Gibbings PDF

Cohesion, Adhesion, and Identities in Co-operatives. Brett Fairbairn PDF

Communities under Pressure: The Role of Co-operatives and the Social Economy, synthesis report of a conference held in Ottawa, March 2006, sponsored by the Centre; PRI, Government of Canada; SSHRC; Human Resources and Social Development Canada; and the Co-operatives Secretariat PDF (Book) 

Co-operative Membership: Issues and Challenges. Bill Turner PDF

Co-operative Membership as a Complex and Dynamic Social Process PDF

Co-operative Social Responsibility: A Natural Advantage? Andrea Harris PDF

Co-operative Heritage: Where We’ve Come From. Brett Fairbairn  PDF

Data Collection in the Co-operative Sector and Other Business Statistics in Canada and the United States. Angela Wagner and Cristine de Clercy PDF

Globalization and Co-operatives. William Coleman PDF

Farmers’ Association Training Materials (part of the China-Canada Agriculture Development Program prepared for Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and the Canadian International Development Agency). Roger Herman and Murray Fulton PDF (Book)

 Innovations in Co-operative Marketing and Communications. Leslie Brown PDF

International Seminar on Legislation for Farmer Co-operatives in China: A Canadian Perspective. Daniel Ish, Bill Turner, and Murray Fulton PDF

Leadership and Representational Diversity. Cristine de Clercy PDF

Networking Diversity: Including Women and Other Under-Represented Groups in Co-operatives. Myfanwy Van Vliet

The Case of the Saint-Camille Care and Services Solidarity Co-operative and Its Impact on Social Cohesion. Geneviève Langlois, with the collaboration of Patrick De Bortoli and under the guidance of Jean-Pierre Girard and Benoît Lévesque PDF

Revisiting the Role of Co-operative Values and Principles: Do They Act to Include or Exclude? Lou Hammond Ketilson PDF

Synergy and Strategic Advantage: Co-operatives and Sustainable Development. Michael Gertler PDF


“Canada’s Co-operative Province”: Individualism and Mutualism in a Settler Society, 1905–2005. Brett Fairbairn PDF


Building a Dream: The Co-operative Retailing System in Western Canada, 1928–1988 (reprint). Brett Fairbairn PDF (Book)

Cohesion, Consumerism, and Co-operatives: Looking ahead for the Co-operative Retailing System. Brett Fairbairn PDF

Co-operative Membership and Globalization: New Directions in Research and Practice. Brett Fairbairn and Nora Russell, eds. PDF (Book)

Living the Dream: Membership and Marketing in the Co-operative Retailing System. Brett Fairbairn PDF (Book)

Negotiating Synergies: A Study in Multiparty Conflict Resolution. Marj Benson PDF


Beyond Beef and Barley: Organizational Innovation and Social Factors in Farm Diversification and Sustainability. Michael Gertler, JoAnn Jaffe, and Lenore Swystun PDF

Co-operatives and Farmers in the New Agriculture. Murray Fulton and Kim Sanderson PDF

Choice of Organizational Form in Farmer-Owned Enterprises. Roger Herman (MA Thesis) PDF

Is It the End of Utopia? The Israeli Kibbutz at the Twenty-First Century. Uriel Leviatan PDF

The Role of Social Cohesion in the Adoption of Innovation and Selection of Organizational Form. Roger Herman PDF

The Role of Farmers in the Future Economy. Brett Fairbairn PDF

Three Strategic Concepts for the Guidance of Co-operatives: Linkage, Transparency, and Cognition. Brett Fairbairn PDF

Up a Creek with a Paddle: Excellence in the Boardroom. Ann Hoyt PDF 


Adult Educators in Co-operative Development: Agents of Change. Brenda Stefanson PDF

Conflict, Co-operation, and Culture: A Study in Multiparty Negotiations. Marj Benson PDF


“An Educational Institute of Untold Value”: The Evolution of the Co-operative College of Canada, 1953–1987. Jodi Crewe PDF

Against All Odds: Explaining the Exporting Success of the Danish Pork Co-operatives. Jill Hobbs PDF

A Report on Aboriginal Co-operatives in Canada: Current Situation and Potential for Growth. Lou Hammond Ketilson and Ian MacPherson (Book) PDF

An Economic Impact Analysis of the Co-operative Sector in Saskatchewan: Update 1998. Roger Herman and Murray Fulton PDF (Book)

Rural Co-operatives and Sustainable Development. Michael Gertler PDF

NGCs: Resource Materials for Business Development Professionals and Agricultural Producers PDF

New Generation Co-operative Development in Canada. Murray Fulton PDF

New Generation Co-operatives: Key Steps in the Issuance of Securities and the Secondary Trade. Brenda Stefanson, Ian McIntosh, and Dean Murrison PDF

New Generation Co-operatives and the Law in Saskatchewan. Chad Haaf and Brenda Stefanson PDF


Canadian Co-operatives in the Year 2000: Memory, Mutual Aid, and the Millennium. Brett Fairbairn, Ian MacPherson, and Nora Russell, eds. PDF (Book)

Co-operative Development and the State: Case Studies and Analysis. Two volumes. Vol. I, pt. 1: Summary, Observations, and Conclusions about Co-operative Development; vol. I, pt. 2: Issues in Co-operative Development and Co-operative–State Relations, Brett Fairbairn (66 p.); vol. II, pt. 3: Co-operative Development and Sector–State Relations in the U.S.A., Brett Fairbairn and Laureen Gatin; vol. II, pt. 4: A Study of Co-operative Development and Government– Sector Relations in Australia, Garry Cronan and Jayo Wickremarachchi parts 1 and 2parts 3 and 4 (Book)

Far Machinery Co-operatives: An Idea Worth Sharing. Andrea Harris and Murray Fulton PDF

Farm Machinery Co-operatives in Saskatchewan and Quebec. Andrea Harris and Murray Fulton PDF

Interdisciplinarity and the Transformation of the University. Brett Fairbairn and Murray Fulton  PDF

The CUMA Farm Machinery Co-operatives. Andrea Harris and Murray Fulton PDF

Response and Adaptation: Canadian Agricultural Co-operatives in the 21st Century. Murray Fulton and Julie Gibbings PDF (Book)


A Car-Sharing Co-operative in Winnipeg: Alternatives and Recommendations. David Leland PDF

Networking for Success: Strategic Alliances in the New Agriculture. Mona Holmlund and Murray Fulton PDF

The Components of Online Education: Higher Education on the Internet. Byron Henderson PDF

Prairie Connections and Reflections: The History, Present, and Future of Co-operative Education. Brett Fairbairn PDF

The SANASA Model: Co-operative Development through Micro-Finance. Ingrid Fischer, Lloyd Hardy, Daniel Ish, and Ian MacPherson PDF (Book)


Co-operative Organization in Rural Canada and the Agricultural Co-operative Movement in China: A Comparison. Zhu Shufang and Leonard P. Apedaile PDF

Proceedings of the Women in Co-operatives Forum, 7-8 November 1997, Moose Jaw, SK

The Components of Online Education: Higher Education and the Internet. Byron Henderson PDF

The Social and Economic Importance of the Co-operative Sector in Saskatchewan. Lou Hammond Ketilson, Michael Gertler, Murray Fulton, Roy Dobson, and Leslie Polsom PDF (Book)

Working Together: The Role of External Agents in the Development of Agriculture-Based Industries. Andrea Harris, Murray Fulton, Brenda Stefanson, and Don Lysyshyn PDF (Book)


A Conversation about Community Development. Centre for the Study of Co-operatives PDF

A Discussion Paper on Canadian Wheat Board Governance. Murray Fulton PDF

Balancing Act: Crown Corporations in a Successful Economy. Brett Fairbairn PDF

Credit Unions and Community Economic Development. Brett Fairbairn, Lou Hammond Ketilson, and Peter Krebs PDF

New Generation Co-operatives: Opportunities in Agricultural Processing. Brenda Stefanson

New Generation Co-operatives: Responding to Changes in Agriculture. Brenda Stefanson and Murray Fulton PDF


A Discussion Paper on Canadian Wheat Board Governance. Murray Fulton PDF

Comparative Financial Performance Analysis of Canadian Co-operatives, Investor-Owned Firms, and Industry Norms. Andrea Harris and Murray Fulton PDF

Legal Responsibilities of Directors and Officers in Canadian Co-operatives. Daniel Ish and Kathleen Ring PDF


Making Membership Meaningful: Participatory Democracy in Co-operatives. The International Joint Project on Co-operative Democracy PDF (Book)

New Generation Co-operatives: Rebuilding Rural Economies. Brenda Stefanson, Murray Fulton, and Andrea Harris PDF

Realizing Community: Multidisciplinary Perspectives. L.M. Findlay and Isobel M. Findlay, eds. Co-published with the Humanities Research Unit


Credit Unions and Caisses Populaires: Background, Market Characteristics, and Future Development. J.T. Zinger PDF

Research for Action: Women in Co-operatives. Leona Theis and Lou Hammond Ketilson PDF (Book)

The Meaning of Rochdale: The Rochdale Pioneers and the Co-operative Principles. Brett Fairbairn PDF


The Co-operative Movement: An International View. S.K. Saxena


Co-operatives and Development: Towards a Social Movement Perspective. Patrick Develtere PDF

Co-operative Development: Towards a Social Movement Perspective. Patrick Develter PDF

Co-operatives in Principle and Practice. Anne McGilli­vray and Daniel Ish PDF

Matador: The Co-operative Farming Tradition. George Melnyk PDF

Saskatchewan Co-operatives: A Record of Community Development. Centre for the Study of Co-operatives (Out of Print)


Co-operatives and Community Development: Economics in Social Perspective. Brett Fairbairn, June Bold, Murray Fulton, Lou Hammond Ketilson, and Daniel Ish

Farmers, Capital, and the State in Germany, c 1860–1914. Brett Fairbairn PDF

The Co-operative Sector in Saskatchewan: A Statistical Overview. Louise Simbandumwe, Murray Fulton, and Lou Hammond Ketilson PDF


Community-Based Models of Health Care: A Bibliography. Lou Hammond Ketilson and Michael Quennell


Patronage Allocation, Growth, and Member Well-Being in Co-operatives. Jeff Corman and Murray Fulton

The Future of Worker Co-operatives in Hostile Environments: Some Reflections from Down Under. Allan Halladay and Colin Peile


A History of Saskatchewan Co-operative Law — 1900 to 1960. Donald Mullord, Christopher Axworthy, and David Liston PDF

Co-operative Organizations in Western Canada. Murray Fulton 

Farm Interest Groups and Canadian Agricultural Policy. Barry Wilson, David Laycock, and Murray Fulton

Worker Co-operatives and Worker Ownership: Issues Affecting the Development of Worker Co-operatives in Canada. Christopher Axworthy and David Perry


Co-operative–Government Relations in Canada: Lobbying, Public Policy Development, and The Changing Co-operative System. David Laycock PDF (Book)

Election of Directors in Saskatchewan Co-operatives: Processes and Results. Lars Apland

Labour Relations in Co-operatives. Kurt Wetzel and Daniel G. Gallagher 

The Management of Co-operatives: A Bibliography. Lou Hammond Ketilson, Bonnie Korthuis, and Colin Boyd 

The Property of the Common: Justifying Co-operative Activity. Finn Aage Ekelund 

Worker Co-operatives: An International Bibliography / Coopératives de Travailleurs: Une Bibliographie Internationale. Rolland LeBrasseur, Alain Bridault, David Gallingham, Gérard Lafrenière, and Terence Zinger


A New Model for Producer Co-operatives in Israel. Abraham Daniel

Co-operatives and Their Employees: Towards a Harmo­nious Relationship. Christopher Axworthy

Co-operatives and Social Democracy: Elements of the Norwegian Case. Finn Aage Ekelund

Encouraging Democracy in Consumer and Producer Co-operatives. Stuart Bailey


Employment Co-operatives: An Investment in Innova­tion: Proceedings of the Saskatoon Worker Co-operative Conference. Skip McCarthy, ed.

Prairie Populists and the Idea of Co-operation, 1910–1945. David Laycock

Worker Co-operatives in Mondragon, the U.K., and France: Some Reflections. Christopher Axworthy