Journal of Co-operative Studies 2025 Special issue
Co-operative futures in China
Call for papers
Guest editors: Adrian Bailey, Senior Lecturer in Management, Department of Management, University of Exeter, and Hao Dong, Lecturer in Operations and Project Management, University of Southampton.
Aims of the special issue
Co-operatives have a rich history in China, and this call seeks to explore the various dimensions of co-operative development, governance, and their potential to align with the global co-operative identity as outlined by the International Co-operative Alliance. We invite scholars, researchers, practitioners, and experts to contribute original research and insights that shed light on the multifaceted landscape of co-operatives in contemporary China.
Accepted papers will be published in a special issue of the Journal in 2025