Request pdf on researchgate | on jan 2, 2009, keith bradley and others published the replication and sustainability of the mondragon experiment. Motivation and control in the mondragon experiment and replication and sustainability of the mondragon experiment (english) abstract this paper examines the commercial success of the mondragon experiment. My 1999 phd thesis and mondragon book,jobs of our own: building a stakeholder society, set out in detail the origins of the co-operatives, how they work and the outcomes that have been achieved. The mondragon corporation is a corporation and federation of worker cooperatives based in the basque region of spainit was founded in the town of mondragón in 1956 by graduates of a local technical college.
The mondragon corporation is a corporation and federation of worker cooperatives based in the basque region of spain it was founded in the town of mondragon in 1956 by graduates of a local technical college. Stanford libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more. I am deeply grateful for the lessons learned in the 60 years of the mondragon experiment and hope we can apply some of them here in the us as we work to create a more equitable, sustainable economy. This field lab is an opportunity for participants to be exposed first-hand to a unique organizational model of participatory leadership, management, employee ownership and decision making by visiting sites at the mondragón corporación cooperativa (mondragón) in mondragón, spain.
There are other kinds of corporations out there, owned by the workers and run by the workers they are called cooperatives this is the history about the largest and most successful one of these out there, it's called mondragon. Inspired by the mondragon experiment in northern spain, the founders of ica promoted worker cooperatives as a means to prevent job loss and create stable communities over the last 38 years, this remains at the core of our approach. Experiment 22 title: reactions of aldehydes and ketones aim: the purpose of this experiment is to compare some reactions of ethanal and propanone introduction: we have chosen ethanal and propanone as relatively safe examples of aldehydes and ketones to illustrate their reactions in simple test-tube experiments.
Mondragon is located in the basque region, a semi autonomous zone of spain on the northern border, adjacent to the southwest corner of france the basque region is made up of three provinces: guipuzcoa, vizcaya and alava with the city of vitoria serving as the capital. Mondragon, on the other hand, increased revenues from $15 billion to $17 billion, an increase of over 13% in 2007, mondragon returned over us$50 million to workers as a share in profits during this period, mondragon's total workforce expanded from 83,000 to 103,000, an increase of 20,000. The mondragón experiment, worker ownership and thrival for all a conversation with georgia kelly, praxis peace institute. The mondragon experiment the cooperative was first formed in 1956 in mondragón, and at the time produced paraffin heaters today, the network encompasses over 250 companies and organizations and employs over 70,000 workers.
The mondragon corporation is a corporation and federation of worker cooperatives based in the basque region of spain founded in the town of mondragón in 1956, its origin is linked to the activity of a modest technical college and a small workshop producing paraffin heaters. The mondragon experiment (1980) the mondragon corporation is a corporation and federation of worker cooperatives based in the basque region of spain founded in the town of mondragón in 1956, its origin is linked to the activity of a modest technical college and a small workshop producing paraffin heaters. Broad employee ownership of enterprise is mondragon's key to a long-term capitalism it is the centerpiece of a values-based business model captured in our logo, humanity at work. Reddit gives you the best of the internet in one place get a constantly updating feed of breaking news, fun stories, pics, memes, and videos just for you passionate about something niche. The mondragon experiment - full documentary - bbc horizon 1980 | lexicon of food video of the mondragon experiment - full documentary - bbc horizon 1980 about the lexicon.
Amy goodman interviews mikel lezamiz, director of cooperative dissemination at the mondragon cooperative corporation in spain's basque country. The mondragon experiment - full documentary - bbc horizon 1980 10 replies the mondragon corporation is a corporation and federation of worker cooperatives based in the euskadi. In a capitalist system, management blames labor, labor blames management worker blames worker confrontation rules the day with the law trying to hold the ring. Note: citations are based on reference standards however, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study the specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.
Motivation and control in the mondragon experiment keith bradley and alan, gelb 1 introduction the merit of alternative industrial structures is a much debated topic, from both.