Resources for Income Development

The Role of Cooperatives in Community Development
http://www.uwcc.wisc.edu/pdf/Bulletins/bulletin_09_02.pdf

Cooperatives in Social Development
http://social.un.org/index/Cooperatives.aspx

Cooperatives: A Tool for Community Economic Development
http://www.uwcc.wisc.edu/manual/cover.html

Role of Cooperative Societies in Economic Development
http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=1622149

Background paper commissioned by the Committee for the Promotion and Advancement of Cooperatives (COPAC) for the COPAC Open Forum on Fair Trade and Cooperatives, Berlin (Germany)
Cooperatives and Fair Trade By Patrick Develtere and Ignace Pollet