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  • Stop the Rot

    Reframing Governance for Directors and Politicians, 1st Edition

    By Bob Garratt

    Following the international success of The Fish Rots from the Head: Developing Effective Directors, this sequel from Bob Garratt explains the public's distrust of the people who govern us - the directors, owners, regulators and politicians - and how this can be changed. Currently,…

    Paperback – 2017-07-05

  • The Chief Value Officer

    Accountants Can Save the Planet, 1st Edition

    By Mervyn King, Jill Atkins

    Integrated Reporting is having a profound impact on corporate thinking and reporting. Value is being assessed on the basis of the sources of value creation used by an organisation and not through a financial lens alone.  In Chief Value Officer:  Accountants Can Save the Planet,…

    Paperback – 2016-12-05

  • Principles and Practice of Impact Investing

    A Catalytic Revolution, 1st Edition

    Edited by Veronica Vecchi, Luciano Balbo, Manuela Brusoni, Stefano Caselli

    Impact investing is gaining global attention from society, governments and businesses. Increasingly, it is seen as a new paradigm to deal with the economic crisis and curtailed public budgets, an answer to the diversified needs of society. It now ranks high on the policy agenda of governments and…

    Paperback – 2016-08-01

  • The Responsible Investor Handbook

    Mobilizing Workers' Capital for a Sustainable World, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Croft, Annie Malhotra

    For decades, workers’ capital stewards have invested wisely to provide a secure retirement for millions of people around the world. This money – our money – represents an enormous share of economic and capital market wealth. It has seeded and grown innumerable innovative industries that have…

    Paperback – 2016-07-24

  • Positive Finance

    A Toolkit for Responsible Transformation, 1st Edition

    By Hervé Guez, Philippe Zaouati

    For some, finance is the enemy: solely responsible for the global financial crisis and symbolic of an outdated model that is catapulting us toward social and ecological ruin. Such a view can seem tempting. The 2007-2008 meltdown of the financial system was intimately bound to the financialization…

    Paperback – 2015-12-07

  • Sustainable Economics

    Context, Challenges and Opportunities for the 21st-Century Practitioner, 1st Edition

    By Keith Skene, Alan Murray

    This book marks a milestone in Economics publishing. Sustainable Economics is *the* subject of the moment, as businesses across the globe face up to peak oil prices, climate instability, increasingly complex environmental legislation and the challenge of adapting to a new business…

    Paperback – 2015-04-24

  • Valuing Natural Capital

    Future Proofing Business and Finance, 1st Edition

    By Dorothy Maxwell

    Companies that will succeed in the long-term are integrating natural and social capital into their business model now. Natural capital, the resources and critical support services nature provides, underpins our entire global economy. Yet despite its vast social and economic value, the many benefits…

    Paperback – 2015-04-02

  • From Walmart to Al Qaeda

    An Interdisciplinary Approach to Globalization, 1st Edition

    By David Murillo

    From Walmart to Al Qaeda explains the fuzzy, complex and seemingly incomprehensible concept of globalization. What is globalization? What are the core topics, theories and competing ideologies? Are we walking towards homogenization or towards a global collision of cultures and identities? The…

    Paperback – 2015-03-30

  • The Short Guide to Sustainable Investing

    1st Edition

    By Cary Krosinsky

    The vast majority of invested assets do not consider environmental, social or governance (ESG) factors. Socially responsible investing (SRI) emerged to address these challenges, but it remains largely deployed in "negative strategies" such as sector screening, and continues to be a small investment…

    Paperback – 2013-05-07

  • Dilemmas in Responsible Investment

    1st Edition

    By Céline Louche, Steve Lydenberg

    Imagine that you are a responsible investment money manager. One of your clients is asking you to sell her holdings in a company because it has been accused in the press of contracting with suppliers that have abusive labour conditions. You have to evaluate and benchmark the CSR performance of…

    Paperback – 2011-06-01
    The Responsible Investment Series

  • Responsible Investment

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rory Sullivan, Craig Mackenzie

    Most investment today is conducted by a relatively small number of institutional investors – pension funds and investment managers – who manage the pensions and saving funds of millions of ordinary people. The manner in which these institutional investors invest and discharge their responsibilities…

    Hardback – 2006-02-01
    The Responsible Investment Series

  • Sustainable Banking

    The Greening of Finance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jan Jaap Bouma, Marcel Jeucken, Leon Klinkers

    This comprehensive addition to the debate on sustainable development has been produced in order to take a global pulse on how the financial services sector is responding to the growing challenge of shareholder and stakeholder expectations on social and environmental performance. In the opinion of…

    Hardback – 2001-03-01

  • Contemporary Environmental Accounting

    Issues, Concepts and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Stefan Schaltegger, Roger Burritt

    Contemporary Environmental Accounting: Issues, Concepts and Practice has been written by two of the world's leading experts in the field in order to provide the most comprehensive and state-of-the-art textbook on environmental accounting yet attempted. The book is suitable for both…

    Paperback – 2000-10-01

  • Sustainable Banking: The Greening of Finance

    A special themed issue of Greener Management International (Issue 27), 1st Edition

    Edited by Jan Jaap Bouma, Marcel Jeucken, Leon Klinkers

    Presents global perspectives and case studies on the financial services sector which evaluate progress and suggest tools that may be useful in improving performance towards the end-goal of sustainable banking . …

    Paperback – 2000-04-01