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The Performance Economy

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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiii
  2. Walter R. Stahel
    Pages 1-7
  3. Walter R. Stahel
    Pages 8-85
  4. Walter R. Stahel
    Pages 86-178
  5. Walter R. Stahel
    Pages 179-268
  6. Walter R. Stahel
    Pages 269-287
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 288-349

About this book


This book outlines strategies and models for how to use technology and knowledge to improve performance, create jobs and increase income. It shows what skills will be required to produce and sell performance, manage performance over time and how manual and skilled jobs can contribute to reduce the consumption of non-renewable resources.


economy performance sustainability

About the authors

WALTER R. STAHEL founded the Product-Life Institute in Geneva. He is Head of the Geneva Association's Risk Management research and Visiting Professor at the University of Surrey and UTT (Université de Technologie de Troyes), France. A graduate of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich, he has authored several prize-winning papers and, with Orio Giarini, The Limits to Certainty, published in six languages.

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