• Girol KaracaogluEmail author
  • Jacek B. Krawczyk
  • Anita King


This chapter summarises the key themes of this book and highlights the challenges that lie ahead. Once we specify the generation of shared (across society and generations) and sustainable wellbeing as the main outcome that public policy aims to achieve, and we appreciate the multiplicity and complementarity of spheres of wellbeing, it becomes self-evident that we need to think of environmental, social and economic policies in an integrated way.


Intergenerational wellbeing Complexity Fundamental uncertainty Resilience Viability 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Girol Karacaoglu
    • 1
    Email author
  • Jacek B. Krawczyk
    • 2
  • Anita King
    • 3
  1. 1.School of GovernmentVictoria University of WellingtonWellingtonNew Zealand
  2. 2.Flinders UniversityBedford Park, AdelaideAustralia
  3. 3.The New Zealand TreasuryWellingtonNew Zealand

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