Aspects of Sustainability: The Australian Experience. A Capital‐based Sustainability Accounting Framework for Canada.
Source: SourceOECD Social Issues/Migration/Health, Volume 2004, Number 11, September 2004 , pp. 111-133(23)
Abstract:This paper discusses the concepts of sustainable development and the main conceptual frameworks that are relevant to measuring sustainability in Australia. It also outlines a number of statistical initiatives across the social, economic and environment fields that are providing insights into aspects of sustainability... This paper presents a proposed approach to the creation of a measurement system for sustainable development. The system uses an expanded notion of capital as its conceptual framework. Its analytical framework is that of the System of National Accounts (SNA) ...
Document Type: Review Article
Publication date: September 2004