Employee-run firms on the rise in the US

Some US companies have been forced to adapt to the embattled economy by allowing employees a share in the business.

    The US economy is still nine million jobs short of where it was before the recession struck.

    Some companies have been forced to adapt by allowing employees a share in the business.

    Al Jazeera’s Tom Ackerman reports from Philadelphia.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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