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Missed information : better information for building a wealthier, more sustainable future

Author: David Sarokin; Jay Schulkin
Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ultimately, better information allows society's systems to respond more effectively to our collective concerns about global sustainability, such as child labour, climate change, and chemical pollution. The authors examine these themes in depth, not only from the perspective of broad economic, social and technological principles, but with an eye to practical innovations. The text proposes mechanisms for improving  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Print version :
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Sarokin; Jay Schulkin
ISBN: 9780262336253 0262336251 9780262034920 0262034921
OCLC Number: 992539290
Notes: Previously issued in print: 2016.
Target Audience: Specialized.
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white)
Responsibility: David Sarokin and Jay Schulkin.

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How better information and better access to it improves the quality of our decisions and makes for a more vibrant participatory society.  Read more...

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