"I think most of the population sees the cooperative as a useful and viable tool for strengthening socialism in Cuba." - Camila Piñeiro-Harnecker, in conversation with Richard D. Wolff
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About our guest: Camila Piñeiro-Harnecker, has been professor, researcher and consultant at the University of Havana. Her work focuses on economic democracy, with a focus on worker cooperatives and public policy towards the enterprise sector. She is author of many articles and book chapters, and three books on cooperatives, and the edited the volume "Cooperatives and Socialism: A View from Cuba" (Palgrave, 2012).
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