Sonja Novkovic

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Sonja Novkovic (Ph.D., McGill University) is a Professor of Economics and Academic director of the Co-operative Management Education program at Saint Mary’s University in Halifax, Canada. She is Chair of the International Co-operative Alliance Research Committee, and past president of the International Association for the Economics of Participation (IAFEP). Her research interests are in the field of economic democracy, including labor-managed and cooperative firms, social economy, and comparative economic systems. Her collaborative edited volumes include Cooperativism and Local Development in Cuba: An agenda for Democratic Transformation (Brill publishers, 2018); Co-operatives and the World of Work (Routledge, forthcoming); Co-operative Governance Fit to Build Resilience in the Face of Complexity (ICA, Brussels 2015); Co-operatives for Sustainable Communities: Tools to Measure Co-operative Impact and Performance (University of Saskatchewan Press 2015); Co-operatives in a Post-Growth Era (Zed books 2014).