Shaping behaviour: How institutions evolve

A.J. Woodhill

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Any form of development and social change requires institutional innovation. Societies have become much better at technological innovation than institutional innovation. Institutional innovation requires nonlinear, complex and evolutionary processes of change. Coping with the complex crises of our times will require new forms of social learning and political engagement that dramatically enhance capacities for institutional innovation.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4-8
JournalThe Broker
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 2008


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Woodhill, A. J. (2008). Shaping behaviour: How institutions evolve. The Broker, 2008(10), 4-8.