EconPapers    
Economics at your fingertips  
 

Assessing scenarios on the future of work

António Moniz ()

Enterprise and Work Innovation Studies, 2008, vol. 4, issue 4, 91-106

Abstract: In this paper will be discussed different types of scenarios and the aims for using scenarios. Normaly they are being used by organisations due to the need to anticipate processes, to support policy-making and to understand the complexities of relations. Such organisations can be private companies, R&D organisations and networks of organisations, or even by some public administration institutions. Some cases will be discussed as the methods for ongoing scenario-building process (Shell Internacional). Scenarios should anticipate possible relations among social actors as in the Triple Helix Model, and is possible to develop strategic intelligence in the innovation process that would enable the construction of scenarios. Such processes can be assessed. The focus will be made in relation to the steps chosen for the WORKS scenarios. In this case is there a model of work changes that can be used for foresight? Differences according to sectors were found, as well on other dimensions. Problems of assessment are analysed with specific application to the scenario construction methods.

Keywords: scenarios; foresight; assessment (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: E27 F47 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2008
References: View references in EconPapers View complete reference list from CitEc
Citations: View citations in EconPapers (3) Track citations by RSS feed

Downloads: (external link)
http://run.unl.pt/handle/10362/1887 (application/pdf)

Related works:
This item may be available elsewhere in EconPapers: Search for items with the same title.

Export reference: BibTeX RIS (EndNote, ProCite, RefMan) HTML/Text

Persistent link: https://EconPapers.repec.org/RePEc:ieu:journl:v:4:y:2008:i:4:p:91-106

Access Statistics for this article

Enterprise and Work Innovation Studies is currently edited by IET

More articles in Enterprise and Work Innovation Studies from Universidade Nova de Lisboa, IET/CICS.NOVA-Interdisciplinary Centre on Social Sciences, Faculty of Science and Technology Contact information at EDIRC.
Bibliographic data for series maintained by António Brandão Moniz ().

 
Page updated 2019-04-07
Handle: RePEc:ieu:journl:v:4:y:2008:i:4:p:91-106