Calderwood E & Davies K (2006) The Impact of Community Co-operatives on Shopping Behaviour in Rural Communities in Scotland. Review of International Cooperation, 99 (1), pp. 53-61. http://2012.coop/sites/default/files/media_items/2006_issue1.pdf
This paper looks at the current position of the community retail co-operative sector in rural Scotland. It is an interesting and currently topical area of research as the Scottish Executive recently established a new agency, that will further promote co-operatives as a mechanism for increasing economic opportunities for all on a socially and environmentally sustainable basis.
Review of International Cooperation: Volume 99, Issue 1