Co-Creating a Sustainable Community

Eric Li, University of British Columbia, Canada
Carey Doberstein, University of British Columbia, Canada
Ross Hickey, University of British Columbia, Canada
Sumeet Sekhon, University of British Columbia, Canada
Keith Culver, University of British Columbia, Canada
Urban development is driven by policy makers, market agents, and consumers. This study shows how multiple stakeholders engaged in co-constructing the future of a community. Three emerged themes, sense of empowerment, balance and fit, and envisioning change captured the multiplicity of stakeholders’ responses in the development of a sustainable community.
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Eric Li, Carey Doberstein, Ross Hickey, Sumeet Sekhon, and Keith Culver (2015) ,"Co-Creating a Sustainable Community", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 43, eds. Kristin Diehl and Carolyn Yoon, Duluth, MN : Association for Consumer Research, Pages: 797-797.