Research Aim/ Research Objective AIM: To examine the potentiality of Open Source Hardware (OSH) Development businesses as enablers of sustainable enterprises for the provision of the requisite tools for tackling the global problems such as famine, food shortage, the ongoing climate crisis and the centralization of power without compromising the revenue possibilities. https://www.oshwa.org/oshw-economics-research/ Objectives: 1. To analyze the history of Open Source Product Development regarding Open Source Hardware (OSH) ♣ Critical review Open Source Hardware Development ♣ Analyze the value creation of Open Source Hardware Development. Evaluate cost reduction and profit maximization strategies 2. To critically evaluate the licensing (Creative Commons) and legal aspects of open source product development • Analyze the pros and cons of traditional licensing (copyright) with open source licensing (creative commons) 3. To examine the sustainability advantages of successfully using open source in product development in business. ♣ Challenges with OSH now. ♣ State of the Art of OSH development projects ♣ How those OSPD mechanisms in hardware development (OSH) are enhancing the global agenda on reducing famine, tackle food shortage, ongoing climate crisis and the centralization of power. 4. Evaluation of the economics of mechanisms that support the adoption of open source product development • Opportunities and Challenges of using Open Source Hardware 5. Can you make a business on Open Source Hardware? Case study of Open Source Ecology https://sci-hub.se/10.1109/PICMET.2016.7806517 Hypothesis ♣ There is no doubt to the potentiality of open source hardware development in the breeding of more transparent and socially just businesses that could/will address the global challenges due to food shortages, climate crisis and centralization of power. I uploaded a Thesis Dramotft please rewrite if pertinent.