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But Is It Yours? Ownership and Good Work.

Wednesday, 03 March 2010
08:30 - 11:00
The Work Foundation, 21 Palmer Street , SW1H 0AD

With the government's new Commission on Ownership now underway, notions of “ownership” are suddenly everywhere. To some, the focus on shareholder value is partially culpable for the financial crisis: they say a rival model of stakeholding offers better prospects for fairness and sustainability in business. Others want to use ownership to make public services more human in scale and more enterprising in practice. Some claim share ownership works to align the interests of workers and an organisation, delivering productivity gains and engagement. And others say ownership alone won’t work: ownership plus decision-making power makes the difference.

What is it with ownership? The Work Foundation was pleased to have contributions from three experts:

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