Research Reports by the Fellows of the Institute for the Cooperative Digital Economy

Tishman Auditorium - Room U100, Ground Floor
The University Center
63 Fifth Avenue, NYC

***Archival video of this session is hyperlinked in each speakers’ name below.***

In April, 2019, Prof. Trebor Scholz founded the Institute for the Cooperative Digital Economy at The New School. Hear brief reports from the six inaugural research fellows:

“Everything Old is New Again: Evaluating the Legal and Governance Structures of Emergent Protocol Cooperatives” — Morshed Mannan

“The Potential of Platform Cooperativism in Kenya” — Francis Mwongela Mikwa

“Organizing Precarious Workers in South Korea Through Platform Cooperatives” — Prof. Minsun Ji

“Connecting Waste Pickers in Brazil – Cataki, a Case Study” — Luciana Bruno

“Political and Legislative Obstacles for Platform Co-ops in the U.S., Germany, and France” — Jonas Pentzien

“Funding Cooperatives: New Possibilities” — Amelia Evans

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Speakers

  • Francis Mwongela Mikwa Research Fellow, the Institute for the Cooperative Digital Economy

  • Minsun Ji Research Fellow, Institute for the Cooperative Digital Economy

  • Jonas Pentzien Research Fellow, Institute for the Cooperative Digital Economy

  • Amelia Evans Research Fellow at the Institute for the Cooperative Digital Economy

  • Luciana Bruno Research Fellow, Institute for the Cooperative Digital Economy

  • Morshed Mannan Research Fellow at the Institute for the Cooperative Digital Economy

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