An Ontology for Strongly Sustainable Business Models

  title={An Ontology for Strongly Sustainable Business Models},
  author={A. Upward and Peter J. H. Jones},
  journal={Organization & Environment},
  pages={123 - 97}
  • A. Upward, Peter J. H. Jones
  • Published 2016
  • Business
  • Organization & Environment
  • Business is increasingly employing sustainability practices, aiming to improve environmental and social responsibility while maintaining and improving profitability. For many organizations, profit-oriented business models are a major constraint impeding progress in sustainability. A formally defined ontology, a model definition, for profit-oriented business models has been employed globally for several years. However, no equivalent ontology is available in research or practice that enables the… CONTINUE READING
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