Eye-watering remuneration for chief executives is economically wasteful as well as socially divisive. Non-profits should pioneer compressed wage hierarchies. As Oxfam reports that the top 1 per cent of the world’s population now own more than the other 99 per cent, it’s time to think about how those at the top of the economic tree […]
Alex Bird is a freelance co-operative researcher, policy adviser, consultant and business adviser, and a member of the consultancy.coop. He founded and worked in a printing co-operative for 20 years, founded Co-operatives and Mutuals Wales and is a past director of Co-operatives UK.