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Handbook of Sustainable Development Planning

Handbook of Sustainable Development Planning

Studies in Modelling and Decision Support, Second Edition

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Edited by M. A. Quaddus and M. A.B. Siddique

The thoroughly revised second edition of this authoritative Handbook, complete with new chapters, comprehensively examines the current status and future directions of model-based systems in decision support and their application to sustainable development planning.

Chapter 15: Sustainable development planning and DSS tools: what’s next?

M.A.B. Siddique and M.A. Quaddus

Subjects: business and management, management and sustainability, development studies, development economics, economics and finance, development economics, environmental economics, valuation, environment, environmental economics, environmental management, valuation

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With the publication of The Limits to Growth in 1972, Our Common Future in 1987 and Agenda 21 in 1993, model-based systems have continued to play an important role in sustainable development planning. However, very few attempts have previously been made to publish a book containing articles in this increasingly important area. Although fragmented applications of these model-based systems in sustainable development planning have appeared in the literature, we strongly believe that many more applications of such systems have not been reported. This book is a modest attempt to publish the contributions from scholars who have dedicated their research efforts to this topic.

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