Headline: Tipping points in transitions of socio-economic systems

Chapter 4 proposes metrics to study socio-technical systems’ systematic transformation, focusing specifically on tipping points. It is important to note that such points characterise a qualitative change where niches become institutionalised and new rules and practises become dominant.

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Mey, F., & Lilliestam, J. (2022). Tipping points in transitions of socio-economic systems. In G. Vélez-Cuartas, & O. Y. Romero-Goyeneche (Eds.), Transformative metrics: contributions to the studies for monitoring and evaluating how science, technology, and innovation can address social and environmental challenges (pp. 125-158). Medellín: Universidad de Antioquia, Fondo Editorial FCSH de la Facultad de Ciencias Sociales y Humanas.

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Identifying Positive Tipping Points towards Clean Energy Transitions in Carbon Intensive Regions (Tipping+)