Studies and research on the co-operative banks
As promoting the Co-operative banks business model is one of our mission, the EACB is supporting the research on co-operative banking by being a partner to the researchers, or by publishing its own studies. Since 2013, we also stimulate the research with our Award for young researchers on co-operative banks.
The recently published New Economic Foundations' study titled "Co-operative Banks: International evidence" was presented by Co-Author Lydia Prieg at the EACB event "2nd Co-operative Banks' Day with Academics and Stakeholders". For more information on this study, please click on READ MORE.
New ILO study on financial co-operatives out: 'Resilience in a Downturn: the power of financial co-operatives'
The recently pusblished ILO study titled Resilience in a downturn: The power of financial co-operatives, says customer-owned banks are much more stable and more efficient than the big traditional banks. For more information about this document written by Mr Johnston...
The report examines the role and contribution of Co-operative Banks to the financial sector and wider economy. 2012 is the UN ‘Year of the Co-operative’ and falls at a time when confidence in the financial system, and in particular banks...
Studies by thematics
Find books, articles, reports on Co-operative Banks and the Co-operative Banking model. These are made by the EACB, its Think Tank, its members and even external organisations !