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Circular economic analysis for Sustainability
Journal Title: RIVISTA DI STUDI SULLA SOSTENIBILITA' 
Author/s: Gian Paolo Cesaretti, Irene Paola Borrelli, Immacolata Viola 
Year:  2021 Issue: Language: English 
Pages:  21 Pg. 201-221 FullText PDF:  1052 KB
DOI:  10.3280/RISS2021-001012
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Overcoming the current development model, universally deemed unsustainable, requires, in the various Territorial Systems, the implementation of a strategy based on four components which are closely interconnected: Supporting sectors (research, training and communication); Business production and investment models; Household consumption and savings models and No profit Institutions decision-making models. Strategy which, based on policies acting symmetrically on the four components mentioned above, is capable of guiding and supporting the Society towards a growing balance between intra-generational and inter-generational equity. In the present paper, the authors have highlighted the centrality of the Territorial Capital for the achievement of a Sustainable Wellbeing; analyzed the path towards Agenda 2030, which has finally codified this centrality; presented a Circular Economic Model proposed to analyze the determinants of "circularity" of Well-being. Finally, the criteria are defined for an impact analysis of the new policies that are emerging at international, european and national level for building a sustainable future.
Keywords: territorial capital, well-being sustainability, Circularity, Agenda 2030, Policies for Sustainability, intra-generational equity and inter-generational equity.

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Gian Paolo Cesaretti, Irene Paola Borrelli, Immacolata Viola, in "RIVISTA DI STUDI SULLA SOSTENIBILITA'" 1/2021, pp. 201-221, DOI:10.3280/RISS2021-001012

   

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