Indiana

Co-ops remain sturdy businesses

Co-ops remain sturdy businesses

By Keith Talor, Indiana Co-op Development Center Board Member

This op-ed was originally published in The News-Gazette.

You can argue that the economy has largely bounced back from the state it was in seven years ago, but it's no secret that traditional community economic development models have stalled and often fail. But one approach to community economic development is rapidly gaining attention: cooperative business development.