Co-Evolution of Standards in Innovation Systems

The Dynamics of Voluntary and Legal Building Codes

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ISBN: 978-3-7908-2857-3 (Print) 978-3-7908-2858-0 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxviii

  2. Stage and Background

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Chapter

      Pages 3-24

      Introduction

    3. Chapter

      Pages 25-40

      Literature Review

    4. Chapter

      Pages 41-71

      Research Design

    5. Chapter

      Pages 73-109

      Swiss Residential Built Environment

  3. Scientific Contributions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 111-111

    2. Chapter

      Pages 113-149

      Co-evolution of Legal and Voluntary Standards: Development of Energy Efficiency in Swiss Residential Building Codes

    3. Chapter

      Pages 151-181

      Cascade of Building Codes: Analysis of Scenarios for Energy Efficiency

    4. Chapter

      Pages 183-208

      Hierarchy, Process, and Cessation: Contributions to When and How to Validate

    5. Chapter

      Pages 209-242

      Measuring the Degree of Dynamic Complexity in Differential Equation Simulation Models

  4. Closing

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 243-243

    2. Chapter

      Pages 245-257

      Synthesis

    3. Chapter

      Pages 259-266

      Limitations and Future Research

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 267-267