Conceptualising the Assessment of Eco-Innovation Performance: A Theory Based Framework for Deriving Eco-Innovation Key Performance Indicators and Drivers (EI-KPIs).

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This paper aims at establishing a conceptual framework of eco-innovation in order to derive a set of key performance indicators and drivers eligible to assess the eco-innovation performance of firms, sectors and nation states from a business perspective. In order to establish such a set eco-innovation key performance indicators and drivers (EI-KPIs), first of all, rules of indicator development need to be taken into account. Following these rules, the first step before indicator development can take place, is to provide a conceptual framework of the latent variable to be measured ...
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLüneburg
PublisherCentre for Sustainability Management
ISBN (print)978-3-935630-61-0
Publication statusPublished - 2008