Employee Ownership

  • (noun): Ownership of a business by the people who work for it.

Some articles on ownership, employee ownership, employee, employees:

Anarchist Economics - Issues - The Commune, Federalism and Economic Democracy
... has been critical of a simple call for worker´s ownership of workplaces and their administration as cooperatives ... coming very much into vogue today as "workplace democracy" and "employee ownership" and constitutes no threat whatever to private property and capitalism...In any ... democracy" has been re-interpreted as "employee ownership" and "workplace democracy" and has come to mean workers' "participation" in profit sharing and industrial management rather than freedom from the tyranny ...
Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) - ESOPs in The United States - S Corporation ESOP
... culture, stability and productivity gains associated with employee-ownership ... a cross-section of Subchapter S firms with an Employee Stock Ownership Plan shows that S ESOP companies performed better in 2008 compared to non-S ESOP firms, paid their workers higher wages on ... Scholars estimate that annual contributions to employees of S ESOPs total around $14 billion ...
Busways Travel Services - Company History - Employee Ownership
... In 1989 Busways was sold to the employees and management as an Employee Share Ownership Plan company, with the management owning 51% of shares and employees owning 49% ... fleet names carried the strap line An employee owned company ... In late 1993 Busways management considered an offer from the employee board members to buy out some of the management shares using one of the employee share trusts ...
Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) - ESOPs in The United States - Advantages and Disadvantages To Employees
... ESOP, employees do not pay taxes on the contributions until they receive a distribution from the plan when they leave the company ... provide retirement savings plans for employees ... Employee ownership appears to increase production and profitability, and improve employees' dedication and sense of ownership ...
John D. Stewart (journalist)
... in labor relations, and a champion of employee ownership ... The five editors opened up ownership to all BNA employees, incorporating BNA as a wholly employee-owned company in 1947 ... Today, the 1700-employee international corporation remains an independent, privately owned publisher of specialized news and information for professionals in business and government ...

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