Innovation for a steady state: a case for responsible stagnation

de Saille, S. and Medvecky, F. (2016) Innovation for a steady state: a case for responsible stagnation. Economy and Society, 45 (1). pp. 1-23. ISSN 0308-5147



  • de Saille, S.
  • Medvecky, F.
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Keywords: responsible innovation; steady-state; stagnation; ecological economics; degrowth; benefit corporations
  • Accepted: 18 January 2016
  • Published (online): 15 April 2016
  • Published: February 2016
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Social Sciences (Sheffield) > Department of Sociological Studies (Sheffield)
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Date Deposited: 26 Feb 2016 11:20
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