Sustainability: Select Sources & References

The following is a list of SOME of the organizations, engaged in sustainability, and literature/research on sustainability that UVC has consulted in developing it’s sustainable community planning methodology.

Sustainable community planners/practitioners may find it helpful to consult some of these sources.

IMPACT INVESTING

 

PRIVATE CAPITAL,PUBLIC GOOD: How Smart Federal Policy Can Galvanize Impact Investing — and Why It’s Urgent,US NATIONAL  ADVISORY BOARD ON IMPACT INVESTING JUNE 2014

http://www.nabimpactinvesting.org/

 

When Measuring Social Impact, We Need To Move Beyond Counting (Chain of Impact)

Mike McCreless is Director of Strategy and Impact at Root Capital.

http://www.forbes.com/sites/skollworldforum/2013/07/15/when-measuring-social-impact-we-need-to-move-beyond-counting/

 

Impact at Scale: Policy Innovation for Institutional Investment with Social and Environmental Benefit

http://www.pacificcommunityventures.org/uploads/reports-and-publications/ImpactReport_FINAL2.10.12.pdf

 

Impact Investing: A Framework for Policy Design and Analysis

Jan 15, 2011 · Ben Thornley, David Wood, Katie Grace

http://www.pacificcommunityventures.org/uploads/reports-and publications/Impact_Investing_Policy_Full_Report.pdf

 

The Strategic Plan is Dead. Long Live Strategy.

In today’s fast-changing world, why freeze your strategic thinking in a five-year plan?

By Dana O’Donovan & Noah Rimland Flower43 | Jan. 10, 2013

http://www.ssireview.org/blog/entry/the_strategic_plan_is_dead._long_live_strategy

 

 

Strategic Philanthropy for a Complex World

By John Kania, Mark Kramer, & Patty Russell1 | Summer 2014

http://www.ssireview.org/up_for_debate/article/strategic_philanthropy

 

 

Interrogating the theory of change: evaluating impact investing where it matters most, Edward T. Jackson

Journal of Sustainable Finance & Investment, 2013

Vol. 3, No. 2, 95– 110, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/20430795.2013.776257

http://www.theoryofchange.org/wp-content/uploads/toco_library/pdf/Interrogatingthetheoryofchange.pdf

 

 

Philanthropy and  the Social Economy: BLUEPRINT 2013

The Annual Industry Forecast by Lucy Bernholz

http://web.law.columbia.edu/sites/default/files/microsites/attorneys-general/Bernholz-blueprint_2013.pdf

 

Philanthropy and  the Social Economy: BLUEPRINT 2014

The Annual Industry Forecast by Lucy Bernholz

http://lcfconference.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/LCF-Notebook-File-I-Blueprint-2014.pdf

 

Impact Investing: Transforming How We Make Money While Making a Difference. John Wiley and Sons Inc., 2011. Bugg-Levine, Antony, and Emerson, Jed.

 

Impact Investment & Grantmaking: Measuring Impacts & Outcomes

April 16, 2014 -Jessica Margolin

https://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20140416203842-25958-impact-investment-grantmaking-measuring-impacts-outcomes?trk=mp-reader-card

 

 

Impact Investments: An Emerging Asset Class. J.P. Morgan, The Rockefeller Foundation and the GIIN, Nov 2010

http://www.thegiin.org/cgi-bin/iowa/download?row=334&field=gated_download_1;

 

Smarter Philanthropy for Greater Impact

This special supplement includes eleven perspectives on “scaling what works”—what it means, what it takes to do it right, and what needs to happen to increase the impact of successful solutions to social challenge

http://www.ssireview.org/supplement/smarter_philanthropy_for_greater_impact

 

Insight into the Impact Investment Market: An in-depth analysis of investor perspectives. JP Morgan and the GIIN; Social Finance Research; 14 December 2011.

http://www.thegiin.org/cgi-bin/iowa/download?row=334&field=gated_download_1;

 

Perspectives on Progress: The Impact Investor Survey, J.P. Morgan and the Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) 7th January 2013,

http://www.thegiin.org/cgi-bin/iowa/download?row=489&field=gated_download_1;

 

Spotlight on the Market: The Impact Investor Survey, J.P. Morgan and the Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) May 2014,

http://www.jpmorganchase.com/corporate/socialfinance/document/140502-Spotlight_on_the_market-FINAL.pdf

 

 

From Blueprint to Scale: The Case for Philanthropy in. Impact Investing. Harvey Koh, Ashish Karamchandani, Robert Katz

http://www.mim.monitor.com/downloads/Blueprint_To_Scale/From%20Blueprint%20to%20Scale%20-%20Case%20for%20 Philanthropy%20in%20Impact%20Investing_Full%20report.pdf

 

Accelerating Impact:AchievementsChallenges and What’s Next in Building the Impact Investing Industry.” Prepared for The Rockefeller FoundationNew YorkJuly 2012

Harji, Karim and Edward T. Jackson.

http://www.rockefellerfoundation.org//uploads/images/fda23ba9-ab7e-4c83-9218-24fdd79289cc.pdf

 

When Can Impact Investing Create Real Impact?

Although it is possible for impact investors to achieve social impact along with market rate returns, it’s not easy to do and doesn’t happen nearly as often as many boosters would have you believe.

By Paul Brest & Kelly Born8 | Fall 2013

http://www.ssireview.org/articles/entry/impact_investing

 

B Corporations, Benefit Corporations and Social Purpose Corporations: Launching a New Era of Impact-Driven Companies

A white paper by Network for Business Innovation &Sustainability 2012 NBIS. (www.NBIS.org)

http://nbis.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/ImpactDrivenCompanies_NBIS_Whitepaper_Oct2012.pdf

 

Evaluation’s Next Generation

A look at characteristics and approaches that represent the evolution of traditional evaluation.

By Srik Gopalakrishnan2 | Oct. 2, 2013

http://www.ssireview.org/blog/entry/evaluations_next_generation

 

Proving that every impact investment goes beyond what mainstream investors bring is unrealistic.

By Amit Bouri | 8 | Fall 2013

http://www.ssireview.org/up_for_debate/impact_investing/amit_bouri

 

Response to “When Can Impact Investing Create Real Impact?”

To achieve social impact, investors and entrepreneurs must broaden beyond the enterprise.

By Antony Bugg-Levine | 25 | Fall 2013

http://www.ssireview.org/up_for_debate/impact_investing/antony_bugg_levine

 

To avoid creating a Potemkin village, impact investors must collect better social impact data

By Sasha Dichter | 8 | Fall 2013

http://www.ssireview.org/up_for_debate/impact_investing/sasha_dichter

 

Investors can have social impact by investing in underserved geographic areas.

By Brian Trelstad | 8 | Fall 2013

http://www.ssireview.org/up_for_debate/impact_investing/brian_trelstad

 

Impact investors should not be burdened with proving social impact.

By Alvaro Rodriguez Arregui & Michael Chu | 8 | Fall 2013

http://www.ssireview.org/up_for_debate/impact_investing/arregui_and_chu

 

Unpacking the Impact in Impact Investing

A longer version of “When Can Impact Investing Create Real Impact?” from the Fall 2013 Up for Debate feature.

By Paul Brest & Kelly Born

http://www.ssireview.org/articles/entry/unpacking_the_impact_in_impact_investing

When Good Is Not Good Enough

Leaders of two of the most successful nonprofit organizations argue that the sector needs to shift its attention from modest goals that provide short-term relief to bold goals that, while harder to achieve, provide long-term solutions by tackling the root of social problems.

By Bill Shore, Darell Hammond, & Amy Celep29 | Fall 2013

http://www.ssireview.org/articles/entry/when_good_is_not_good_enough

 

To Get to the Good, You Gotta Dance With the Wicked

There may not be one resolution to wicked problems and nonprofits can’t—and shouldn’t—do it all.

By Cynthia Gibson, Katya Smyth, Gail Nayowith, & Jonathan Zaff | Sep. 19, 2013

http://www.ssireview.org/blog/entry/to_get_to_the_good_you_gotta_dance_with_the_wicked

 

The Trouble With Impact Investing: P1

Kevin Starr | 24 | Jan. 24, 2012

The Trouble with Impact Investing

There’s only one bottom line, and it ought to be impact. Impact investors need to step back and think about exactly what problem they want to solve.

http://www.ssireview.org/blog/entry/the_trouble_with_impact_investing_part_1

 

Impact Investing 2.0: The Way Forward , Insight from 12 Outstanding Funds-Nov. 2013

http://www.pacificcommunityventures.org/impinv2/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/2013FullReport_sngpg.v8.pdf

 

Accelerating Impact: Achievements , Challenges, What’s Next in Building the Impact Investing Industry

E.T. Jackson and Associates Ltd. The Rockefeller Foundation, New York July 2012

http://www.rockefellerfoundation.org/blog/accelerating-impact achievements

 

The Money and Impact Investing Directory,

The material is organized into 14 categories. Some examples: local banking, economies and business includes such organizations as Business Alliance for Local Living Economies (BALLE); schools and programs for impact investing, which lists everything from Center for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurship (CASE) at Duke and its i3 Initiative on Impact Investing to the Skoll Center for Social Entrepreneurship: and articles and papers, with work from impact investing pioneer Rockefeller Foundation, the Huffington Post and other places.

http://impactinvestingdirectory.com/

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COLLECTIVE IMPACT

Collective Insights on Collective Impact

This special supplement features the most recent thinking and learning about how to use the collective impact approach to address large-scale social and environmental problems-SSIR Fall 2014

http://www.ssireview.org/supplement/collective_insights_on_collective_impact?utm_source=Enews&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=SSIR_Now

 

The Strategic Plan is Dead. Long Live Strategy.

In today’s fast-changing world, why freeze your strategic thinking in a five-year plan?

By Dana O’Donovan & Noah Rimland Flower43 | Jan. 10, 2013

http://www.ssireview.org/blog/entry/the_strategic_plan_is_dead._long_live_strategy

 

Response to “When Can Impact Investing Create Real Impact?”

To achieve social impact, investors and entrepreneurs must broaden beyond the enterprise.

By Antony Bugg-Levine | 30 | Fall 2013

http://www.ssireview.org/up_for_debate/impact_investing/antony_bugg_levine

Transformative Scale: The Future of Growing What Works:

Nine strategies to deliver impact at a scale that truly meets needs.

By Jeffrey Bradach & Abe Grindle

http://www.ssireview.org/articles/entry/transformative_scale_the_future_of_growing_what_works

 

Shifts in Thinking to Achieve Transformative Scale

By Mark Bonchek4 | May. 6, 2014

http://www.ssireview.org/blog/entry/shifts_in_thinking_to_achieve_transformative_scale

Transformative Pathways to Improving Health Care

Rather than simply scaling up, one nonprofit is “letting go” of its model and forming partnerships to change the US health care system.By Rebecca Onie, Sarah Di Troia, & Sonia Sarkar | May. 8, 2014

http://www.ssireview.org/blog/entry/transformative_pathways_to_improving_health_care

 

Leveraging Legacy Organizations

Part of a series of articles on helping mature organizations stay adaptive and increase their social impact.

By Heather McLeod Grant 3 | Jul. 24, 2013

Social Innovation at Scale-Monitor Institute highlights the value of helping mature organizations stay adaptive and increase their social impact.

http://www.ssireview.org/blog/entry/turning_legacies_into_leverage_for_greater_impact

 

Making the Case for Innovation at Scale

Part of a series of articles on helping mature organizations stay adaptive and increase their social impact

By Heather McLeod Grant | Jul. 31, 2013

http://www.ssireview.org/blog/entry/making_the_case_for_innovation_at_scale

 

Tackling Changing Markets with Enterprise Community Partners

Part of a series of articles on helping mature organizations stay adaptive and increase their social impact.

By Heather McLeod Grant & Carolien DeBruin | Aug. 21, 2013

http://www.ssireview.org/blog/entry/tackling_changing_markets_with_enterprise_community_partners

 

The Five Stages of Social Innovation at Scale

Part of a series of articles on helping mature organizations stay adaptive and increase their social impact.

By Heather McLeod Grant | Aug. 28, 2013

http://www.ssireview.org/blog/entry/the_five_stages_of_social_innovation_at_scale

 

If the Goal is Scale, Promote Theft

Too many smart people are trying to come up with too many new solutions; fostering plagiarism of successful models is the fastest track to systems change.

By Eric Stowe21 | Sep. 23, 2013

http://www.ssireview.org/blog/entry/if_the_goal_is_scale_promote_theft

 

Collective Impact

By John Kania & Mark Kramer | 59 | Winter 2011

Large-scale social change requires broad cross-sector coordination, yet the social sector remains focused on the isolated intervention of individual organizations.

http://www.ssireview.org/articles/entry/collective_impact

 

Embracing Emergence: How Collective Impact Addresses Complexity

Collective impact is upending conventional wisdom on how we achieve social progress

By John Kania & Mark Kramer5 | Jan. 21, 2013

http://www.ssireview.org/blog/entry/embracing_emergence_how_collective_impact_addresses_complexity?utm_source=Enews&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=ten_gifts

 

Scale = Partnership

Lessons from a new study by the Ashoka Globalizer Program.

By Roshan Paul | Aug. 26, 2013

http://www.ssireview.org/blog/entry/scale_partnership

 

Collective Impact Gathers Momentum

Making multi-sector collaborations work—a report from the CECP 2012 Corporate Philanthropy Summit.

By Eric Nee4 | Jun. 8, 2012

http://www.ssireview.org/blog/entry/collective_impact_gathers_momentum

 

What’s Strategy Got to Do With It?

We need to broaden philanthropy’s view of social sciences.

By Chris Cardona | Aug. 27, 2013

http://www.ssireview.org/blog/entry/whats_strategy_got_to_do_with_it

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SUSTAINABILITY

 

Model Behavior 20 Business Model Innovations for Sustainability

file:///C:/Users/Joe/Downloads/model_behavior_20_business_model_innovations_for_sustainability%20(1).pdf

 

 

Emerald Cities, Joan Fitzgerald, Oxford University Press 2010

 

The Green Collar Economy, Van Jones, HarperOne, 2008

 

Toward Sustainable Communities: Resources for Citizens and Their Governments, Revised Edition, Mark Roseland, New Society Publishers 2005

 

Small is Beautiful: Economics as if People Matter, E.F. Schumacher, Harper & Row 1973

 

The Brundtland Report

World Commission on Environment and Development, Our Common Future,1987

http://www.un-documents.net/our-common-future.pdf

 

Global City Indicators Program Submitted to The World Bank, April 1,2008 http://www.cityindicators.org/Deliverables/Final%20Indicators%20Report%203_21_08_4-23-2008-924597.pdf

 

A vision of smarter cities :How cities can lead the way into a prosperous and sustainable future

IBM Global Business Services

http://www-03.ibm.com/press/attachments/IBV_Smarter_Cities_-_Final.pdf

 

Making Sustainability HappenMarket Mechanisms For Sustainable Neighborhood Development,  Lindberg, Christopher Martin

Department of Geography – Simon Fraser University

http://summit.sfu.ca/item/2660

 

Sustainable development and coming to terms with complexity

Published by UNDP in Europe and Central Asia

December 22, 2011  Albert Soer  Balazs Horvath

file:///C:/Users/Joe/Downloads/220904471-Sustainable-development-and-coming-to-terms-with-complexity.pdf

 

Sustainable Airport Manual (SAM), The Chicago Department of Aviation

www.airportsgoinggreen.org.

 

Major Influences on UVC’s M-A-AP $ Moneti$e Methodology

INTERNATIONAL:

  • Australia- Melbourne Principles for Sustainable Cities
  • Stockholm, Sweden Resilience Centre
  • The Natural Step, Multi-National
  •  Barefoot Collective, Multi-National
  • The South Pacific Regional Environment Programme (sic) (SPREP)
  • IDEO, Global Design Firm, Human-Centered, Design (HCD)
  • Global Ecovillage Network (sic)
  •  Jennie Lynn Moore, “What Stops Sustainability?”Canada
  • Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe (REC)
  • STAR COMMUNITY INDEX-ICLEI, USGBC, National League of Cities , and Center for American Progress
  • World Commission on Environment and Development: Brundtland Report, 1987; Agenda 21, 1992
  • UNITED NATIONS URBAN ENVIRONMENTAL ACCORDS: Green City Declaration
  • WORLD BANK- GLOBAL CITY INDICATORS PROGRAM (GCIP) –Developed with  The UN-Habitat, The World Economic Forum, OECD, the Government of Canada, and ICLEI.
  • International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)-Bellagio Principles
  •  Mark Roseland, Director of the Centre for Sustainable Community Development, at Simon Fraser University Vancouver, Canada

 

UNITED STATES: National

  • Center for Transit Orientated Development
  •  Positive Deviance Initiative
  •  Smart Growth America
  •  Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development
  • Community and Regional Resilience Institute (CARRI)
  • IBM Smart Cities
  • J. Kotter,” Organizational Transformation: Large Scale Change”
  • C. Lindberg, “Assessment of Sustainability Barriers in Governance and Decision-making Systems”
  • “SMARTER CITIES”
  • Sustainable Business Achievement Ratings Categories of Business Activity (S-BAR) System
  • The Green College Sustainability Indicators
  • J. Yudelson, “The Ten Step Program for Corporate Sustainability”
  •  First Nations Development Institute
  •  Airports Going Green
  •  TELLUS Institute
  •  HUD-DOT-EPA Partnership for Sustainable Communities

 

States

  • California- Santa Monica City Sustainability Plan,
  • California-USC Center for Sustainable Cities
  • Minnesota- Minneapolis Sustainability Indicators and Numerical Targets
  • New York – PlaNYC 2030
  • Massachusetts-Harvard University “Sustainable Science Program”
  • Massachusetts- Sustainable Northampton Plan
  • Oregon Progress Board: Oregon Shines; Oregon Benchmarks

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LEGACY CITIES

Reinventing America’s Legacy Cities: Strategies for Cities Losing Population

http://www.achp.gov/docs/Reinventing_Americas_Legacy_Cities_0.pdf

 

Regenerating America’s Legacy Cities (Policy Focus Report) Mallach, Alan and Lavea Brachman May 2013

http://www.lincolninst.edu/pubs/2215_Regenerating-America-s-Legacy-Cities

 

Strategic Lessons in Sustainable Community Building—The Groundwork USA Network

By Joseph Schilling with Raksha Vasudevan, Center for Community Progress In Collaboration with Groundwork USA

http://groundworkusa.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/GWUSA-Sustainable-Community-Building-2013.pdf

 

Revitalizing the Legacy Cities of Upstate New York, The American Assembly, 2013

http://americanassembly.org/sites/americanassembly.org/files/download/publication/report_upstate_legacy_cities_0.pdf

 

New Normal: Living Cities Annual Report 2010

provides our perspective on what the public, private and philanthropic sector need to do together in this second decade of the 21st century to address the contemporary needs of U.S. cities http://www.livingcities.org/knowledge/media/?id=13#sthash.f2mwyVNY.dpuf

 

The Nordic Council of Ministers,

NORDIC SOLUTIONSFOR SUSTAINABLE CITIES,The Nordic Council of Ministers, 2012

http://subsite.kk.dk/sitecore/content/Subsites/CityOfCopenhagen/SubsiteFrontpage/Business/Growth_and_partnerships/~/media/79438EB6E10F48F7A5A37EFB39AD4140.ashx

 

 

The 10 Traits of Globally Fluent Metro Areas, The Brookings Institution, Metropolitan Policy Program | 2013

http://www.brookings.edu/~/media/research/files/reports/2013/06/26%20global%20metro%20traits/the_10_traits_of_globally_fluent_metro_areas.pdf

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NATIVE AMERICAN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

WHAT CAN TRIBES DO? STRATEGIES AND INSTITUTIONS IN AMERICAN INDIAN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Edited by STEPHEN CORNELL and JOSEPH P. KALT

American Indian Studies Center 2008

http://www.tribalreentry.org/sites/tribalreentry.org/files/Strategies%20and%20Institutions%20in%20AI%20Economic%20Development.pdf

 

The Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development: Findings and Considerations

http://hpaied.org/publications-and-research/search-publications

 

DETERMINANTS OF DEVELOPMENT SUCCESS IN THE NATIVE NATIONS OF THE UNITED STATES

An Introduction to the Research Findings of the

Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development Harvard Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

and the Native Nations Institute for Leadership, Management, and Policy Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy, University of Arizona Diné Español Português

Online version with links to the cited research available at:

nni.arizona.edu/research_intro_english

 

Small Business Incubation and Its Prospects in Indian Country

Drew Tulchin, Jessica Shortall December, 2008

Social Enterprise Associates

info@socialenterprise.net

 

 

Sovereignty and Nation-Building: The Development Challenge in Indian Country Today

Stephen Cornell and Joseph P. Kalt, 2003

Reprinted by permission of the American Indian Culture and Research Journal

http://nni.arizona.edu/resources/inpp/2003_CORNELL.kalt_JOPNA_sovereignty.nation-building.pdf

 

What Makes First Nations Enterprises Successful? Lessons from the Harvard Project

Stephen Cornell 2006

http://www.nwtopportunities.com/sites/default/files/successfirstnations.pdf

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COLLABORATION

Collaboration: What makes it work, a review of research literature on factors influencing successful collaboration (2nd ed.), Amherst H. Wilder Foundation 5/1/2001

http://www.wilder.org/Wilder-Research/Publications/Studies/Collaboration Factors Inventory/Collaboration Factors Inventory.pdf

 

Collaboration handbookcreating, sustaining, and enjoying the journey. Amherst H. Wilder Foundation, 1994

The Search Conference: A Powerful Method for Planning Organizational Change and Community Action, Merrelyn Emery, Ronald E. Purser, Jossey-Bass Inc. 1996

 

The TeamNet Factor: Bringing the Power of Boundary Crossing Into the Heart of Your Business

Jessica Lipnack & Jefferey Stamps Oliver Wright Publications Inc. 1993

 

The Social Construction of Technological Systems: New Directions in the Sociology and History of Technology, Edited by Wiebe Bijker, Thomas P. Hughes, Trevor Pinch, The MIT Press 1989

 

The Social Life of Information, John Seeley Brown, Paul Duguid, Harvard Business School Press, 2000

 

Cultivating Communities of Practice,  Etienne Wenger, Richard McDermott and William M. Snyder Harvard Business School Press (Mar 15, 2002)

 

Collaborative Leadership Fieldbook: A Guide for Citizens and Civic Leaders, David D. Chrislip

John Wiley and Sons Inc. 2002

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ORGANIZING SYSTEM CHANGE

Leading Change, John P. Kotter, Harvard Business School Press, 1996

 

Strategic Organizational Change: A Practitioners Guide for Managers and Consultants, 2nd Edition Michael A. Beiber, Ph.D., Practitioner Press International 2006

 

The Change Management Pocket Guide: Tools for Managing Change 1st Edition, Kate Nelson, Stacy Aaron, Change Guides LLC, 2005

 

How to Change the World, Jurgen Appelo, JoJo Ventures BV 2012

 We Make the Road by Walking: Conversations on Education and Social Change, Myles Horton and Paolo Freire, Temple University Press, 1990

 

The Fifth Discipline: The Art and Practice of the Learning Organization, Peter M Senge, Doubleday, 1990

 

A Comparative Analysis of Complex Organizations, Amitai Etzioni, The Free Press 1971

 

Philosophy and Social Hope, Richard Rorty, penguin Books 1999

Leadership Without Easy Answers, Ronald A. Heifitz, The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1994

Rules for Radicals: A Pragmatic Primer for Realistic Radicals, Saul Alinsky Vintage Books, 1972

COMPLEXITY: THE EMERGING SCIENCE AT THE EDGE OF ORDER AND CHAOS by M. Mitchell Waldrop, Touchstone 1993

Frontiers of Complexity: The Search for Order in a Chaotic World,  Roger Highfield and Peter Coveney  Ballantine 1995

Emergence: The Connected Lives of Ants, Brains, Cities, and Software Steven Johnson Touchstone 2002

 

Simplexity: Why Simple Things Become Complex (and How Complex Things Can Be Made Simple),

 Jeffrey Kluger Hyperion 2009

 

How to Change the World: Change Management 3.0  Jurgen Appelo,

 

Theory of Change TECHNICAL PAPERS A Series of Papers to Support Development of Theories of Change Based on Practice in the Field. By Dr. Dana H. Taplin, Dr. Heléne Clark, Eoin Collins, and David C. Colby, April 2013

http://www.theoryofchange.org/wp-content/uploads/toco_library/pdf/ToC-Tech-Papers.pdf

 

Change and Identity in Complex Systems, Graeme S. Cumming and John Collier

file:///C:/Users/Joe/Downloads/ES-2005-1252.pdf

 

Using Complexity Science Concepts When Designing System Interventions and Evaluations, Beverly Parsons

InSites (www.insites.org)

http://www.insites.org/071712_Workshop/ComplexityScienceConcepts(031212).7-10.pdf

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PERFORMANCE DASHBOARDS

Performance Dashboards: Measuring, Monitoring, and Managing Your Business Wayne W. Eckerson, 2nd Edition 2010

http://www.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-0470589833.html

 

Use of Dashboards in Government

Sukumar Ganapatim Florida International University 2011, IBM Center for The Business of Government

http://www.federalnewsradio.com/pdfs/080111_dashboard_report_ibm.pdf

 

PERFORMANCE DASHBOARDS Key Strategies From NewSchools’ Portfolio Ventures 2008

http://www.newschools.org/files/PerformanceDashboards.pdf

 

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