Ann Pettifor: Co-operatives give us a stake in the businesses we rely on

"What’s wrong about the global economy is that we don’t have a stake in it" - Ann Pettifor, Director, PRIME

One of the UK’s leading economists, Ann Pettifor, discusses the growth of companies like Uber and asks what if there were more co-ops giving people, like taxi drivers, a stake in the businesses they rely on.

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