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Sociedad cooperativa y socio cooperativo: propuesta de sus funciones objetivo

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  • Carmen Marcuello

    (Universidad de Zaragoza)

  • Pablo Nachar-Calderón

    (Universidad de Zaragoza)

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El análisis económico de las organizaciones se encuentra sometido al criterio neoclásico, asociado a las características de la empresa capitalista. En el caso de las sociedades cooperativas, se han identificado una serie de desventajas, producto de su estructura de propiedad y control, así como su enfoque basado en la cooperación. El objetivo de este trabajo es examinar los modelos de comportamiento de la sociedad cooperativa y de sus socios cooperativos, planteando las funciones objetivo de ambas figuras, esto considerando argumentos asociados a microeconomía, teoría de juegos y teoría de bienes comunes. Las conclusiones sugieren que el planteamiento expuesto permite explicar las razones por las que las sociedades cooperativas permanecen en el panorama económico, complementando lo expuesto en la literatura con respecto a su surgimiento y desaparición. Así mismo, se destaca su capacidad de asumir objetivos mas amplios a los económicos, participando dentro de la economía de mercado con criterios de funcionamiento relacionados a las organizaciones de Economía Social.

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Keywords: Sociedad Cooperativa; Individuos Cooperativos; Función Objetivo; Economía Social; Teoría de Bienes Comunes; Teoría de Juegos Cooperativos;

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