Mechanism Design for Sustainability

Techniques and Cases

  • Zongwei Luo

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
  3. Mechanism Design Techniques for Sustainability

  4. Sustainability Mechanism and Analysis

  5. Sustainability Cases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 191-191
    2. Adriano Ciani, Luigi Porcellati Pazzaglia, Lucia Rocchi, Francesco Velatta, Mauro Natali
      Pages 193-220
    3. Dheeraj Singh, M. K. Choudhary, M. L. Meena, S. Kachhawaha, P. K. Tomar
      Pages 221-242
    4. Henrique Pacini, Andrei Cechin, Semida Silveira
      Pages 283-305
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 307-316

About this book

Introduction

This book provides advanced analytics and decision management techniques and tools for developing sustainable competitive advantages in the studied target context. In order to achieve sustainable economy, “the capacity to endure,” it is essential to understand and study the mechanisms for interactions and impact from and among these perspectives.

The volume is organized in four broad sections: an introduction by the Editor; Mechanism Design Techniques for Sustainability; Sustainability Mechanism and Analysis; and Sustainability Cases. Among the techniques discussed are Multi-Criteria Decision Making; Six Sigma Methodology; Supply Chain Evolution for Sustainability Focused Firms and more. The Case Study section shows these techniques and methods at work in a sustainable lake in Italy, a sustainable farm in India, sustainable practices in software design and more.

Mechanism Design for Sustainability: Techniques and Cases presents innovative concepts, theories and models, design methods and case studies and experience sharing in mechanism design to drive better decision making.

Keywords

carbon accounting decision making innovation policy mechanism design sustainability

Editors and affiliations

  • Zongwei Luo
    • 1
  1. 1., E-Business Technology InstituteThe University of Hong KongHong KongChina, People's Republic

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-007-5995-4
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science
  • Print ISBN 978-94-007-5994-7
  • Online ISBN 978-94-007-5995-4
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