Agricultural cooperatives in the rural development : experiences in the Málaga province (Spain)

C. Nieto Figueras

Abstract


The objective of this work is to show the function that cooperatives play in rural development. Their main characteristics and means are analyzed to know the way these firms foment the development and encourage the economics and society of rural spaces. Some examples in Malaga are studied, and we can confirm their positive role in unemployment problem.



DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18172/cig.1182

© Universidad de La Rioja, 2013

ISSN 0211-6820

EISSN 1697-9540