What Does It Mean to Be Demand-Driven?
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What Does It Mean to Be Demand-Driven? book
This chapter provides in depth discussion of what it means to connect with market forces to drive sustainable economic development. Concepts of effective, ineffective, and nascent demand are introduced and illustrated along with the geographic component of demand. Lessons learned, including cautions, about connecting with demand are shared. A discussion of cultural barriers between for profit and not for profit sectors is included. The concept of inclusive business is discussed and illustrated.