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System Innovation and the Transition to Sustainability

Theory, Evidence and Policy

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Published by Edward Elgar Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Microeconomics,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Political Science,
  • Public Policy - Economic Policy,
  • General,
  • Environmental policy,
  • Sustainable development,
  • System theory

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsBoelie Elzen (Editor), Frank W. Geels (Editor), Kenneth Green (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11906768M
    ISBN 101843766833
    ISBN 109781843766834

    Elzen, Boelie, Geels, Frank W and Green, Ken () System Innovation and the Transition to Sustainability: Theory, Evidence and Policy. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar. ISBN Full text not available from this repository.   Design for Sustainability has enlarged its scope and field of action over time, as observed by various authors [23, 56, 93, 98]; Vezzoli and Manzini [20, ].The focus has expanded from the selection of resources with low environmental impact to the Life Cycle Design or Eco-design of products, to designing for eco-efficient Product-Service Systems and to Author: Carlo Vezzoli, Fabrizio Ceschin, Lilac Osanjo, Mugendi K. M’Rithaa, Richie Moalosi, Venny Nakazibwe.

    The overarching theme in this collection of chapters is a response to the worldwide, supranational sustainable finance discussions about how we can transition to a new socio-ecological system where finance, human well-being, and planetary health are recognized as . With “Sustainability: A Comprehensive Foundation”, first and second-year college students are introduced to this expanding new field, comprehensively exploring the essential concepts from every branch of knowledge – including engineering and the applied arts, natural and social sciences, and the humanities. As sustainability is a multi-disciplinary area of study, the text is 4/5(26).

    The limited sustainability of our current energy supply systems necessitates a transition to a more sustainable system. Achieving such a transition to a more sustainable system is therefore one of the great challenges of the 21 st century. At the same time such transitions are notoriously difficult to achieve because of path dependency and lock-in. Understanding innovation systems can help us identify, design, and implement the investments, approaches, and complementary interventions that appear most likely to strengthen innovation systems and promote innovation and equitable growth. Often such innovation systems are referred to in terms of their knowledge Innovation systems Read More».


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