EDITORIAL POLICY 2022-2023

CIRIEC-España revista de economía pública, social y cooperativa (CIRIEC journal of public, social and cooperative economy) will prioritise the publication of articles on the following subjects:

  • Government Public policies to promote cooperatives, social enterprises and the Social Economy: from the European Action Plan for the Social Economy to the Spanish Social Economy Strategy and the regional promotion plans.
  • The role and impact of the Social Economy in local development and territorial ecosystems.
  • The modification of the laws on the social economy, cooperatives and insertion enterprises.
  • The Social Economy in figures: statistical challenges and methodologies. National and international studies
  • Social Economy, gender and women
  • Agricultural associations and co-ops and sociedades agrarias de transformación.
  • The life cycle of social economy enterprises and entities: survival, generational change, tensions and transformation.
  • Training and education in Social Economy and Cooperatives. Learning and teaching innovation and promotion of the cooperative culture.
  • The Social Economy in the face of the COVID19 crisis: impact and response.
  • The social economy and economic recovery and reconstruction policies. Next Generation Funds: opportunities and operationalisation.
  • The Social Economy and ecological transformation: sustainable development and circular economy
  • The Social Economy and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
  • Social Economy and digital transition: platform cooperatives, collaborative economy and social innovation in the fourth industrial revolution.
  • The social economy, the rural world and depopulation.
  • Social Economy, youth, entrepreneurship and university
  • New theories and approaches on Social Economy, Solidarity Economy, Third Sector and Social Enterprises. Relationship between Social Economy and Social Innovation, Corporate Social Responsibility, Economy for the Common Good and social entrepreneurship.
  • Evaluation of the social and economic impact of the social economy. Monetisation of social value. Theories and empirical results
  • Social Economy and the co-creation and co-production of public services: health, education, social services and care services.
  • Internationalisation of the social economy