THE INDEXING APPROACH IN MEASURING OF SUSTAINABLE SOCIETY

  • Radojica Sarić, M.Sc. Ph.D. candidate at the Faculty of Economics, University of Belgrade, Research Assistant at the Institute of Agricultural Economics, Belgrade
  • Marko Jeločnik, M.Sc. Ph.D. candidate at the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Novi Sad, Research Assistant at the Institute of Agricultural Economics, Belgrade
  • Vesna Popović, PhD Institute of Agricultural Economics, Belgrade

Abstract

Sustainable society is a society that has ability to maintain a balance between economic, social and ecological processes, or states, over the time period, in order to meet, as current as well as future needs of the population. This is a complex and multidisciplinary concept, which requires establishment of appropriate indexes for measuring of a society sustainability level. Sustainable Society Index (SSI) is considered as one of the most recognized indexes for measuring the sustainability level of a society. In the paper is presented the model of Sustainable Society Index by defining its basic characteristics and trends, parallelly with quantitative-comparative analysis of the SSI value at the global level as well as at the level of the Republic of Serbia and neighboring countries.

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Published
2013-01-31
How to Cite
SARIĆ, Radojica; JELOČNIK, Marko; POPOVIĆ, Vesna. THE INDEXING APPROACH IN MEASURING OF SUSTAINABLE SOCIETY. Economics of Agriculture, [S.l.], v. 60, n. 1, p. 77-90, jan. 2013. ISSN 2334-8453. Available at: <http://ea.bg.ac.rs/index.php/EA/article/view/510>. Date accessed: 30 oct. 2020.
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Original scientific papers

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