E-books: Environment & Business

  • The WTO and the Environment: Development of competence beyond trade book cover

    The WTO and the Environment

    Development of competence beyond trade, 1st Edition

    By James Watson

    This book is a review of the development of the WTO dispute resolution procedure and the power and influence it has gained over the practises of the member countries as well as in other international treaties. The book addresses the development of environmental competency in the WTO and examines…

    eBook – 2013-05-20
    Routledge Research in International Economic Law

  • Environmental Regulation and Public Disclosure: The Case of PROPER in Indonesia book cover

    Environmental Regulation and Public Disclosure

    The Case of PROPER in Indonesia, 1st Edition

    By Shakeb Afsah, Allen Blackman, Jorge H. Garcia, Thomas Sterner

    This book is a remarkable case study of an environmental policy initiative for a national environmental regulatory system in the information age. In 1995 the Indonesian Ministry of Environment took the bold step to launch an environmental disclosure initiative called the Program for Pollution…

    eBook – 2013-03-05
    Environment for Development

  • Eco-Innovation and Sustainability Management book cover

    Eco-Innovation and Sustainability Management

    1st Edition

    By Bart Bossink

    Sustainability is a phenomenon that must be pursued in a complex system of interrelated elements of business, society, and ecology. It is important to gain an understanding of these elements, the interplay between them, and the behavior of the system. This book explores the…

    eBook – 2013-03-05
    Routledge Studies in Innovation, Organizations and Technology

  • Water Trading and Global Water Scarcity: International Experiences book cover

    Water Trading and Global Water Scarcity

    International Experiences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Josefina Maestu

    Water scarcity is an increasing problem in many parts of the world, yet conventional supply-side economics and management are insufficient to deal with it. In this book the role of water trading as an instrument of integrated water resources management is explored in depth. It is also shown to be…

    eBook – 2012-12-12
    RFF Press Water Policy Series

  • The Spatial Dimension of Risk: How Geography Shapes the Emergence of Riskscapes book cover

    The Spatial Dimension of Risk

    How Geography Shapes the Emergence of Riskscapes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Detlef Muller-Mahn

    Through its exploration of the spatial dimension of risk, this book offers a brand new approach to theorizing risk, and significant improvements in how to manage, tolerate and take risks. A broad range of risks are examined, including natural hazards, climate change, political violence, and…

    eBook – 2012-11-27
    Earthscan Risk in Society

  • The Global Horseracing Industry: Social, Economic, Environmental and Ethical Perspectives book cover

    The Global Horseracing Industry

    Social, Economic, Environmental and Ethical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Phil McManus, Glenn Albrecht, Raewyn Graham

    Horseracing, thoroughbred breeding and gambling on racing are global industries worth several hundred billion dollars. They are also industries facing serious challenges, from the rise of alternative forms of leisure gambling to concerns about the ethical treatment of animals in all equestrian…

    eBook – 2012-09-10
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Sustainability: Duty or Opportunity for Business? book cover


    Duty or Opportunity for Business?, 1st Edition

    By Michael Norton

    Businesses are expected to act sustainably; it is also in both societal and their interests if businesses seek and grasp opportunities to develop more sustainable products or services. Leading international companies may already be moving in this direction, but many (especially smaller companies)…

    eBook – 2012-06-14

  • Environmental Management Accounting: Case Studies of South-East Asian Companies book cover

    Environmental Management Accounting

    Case Studies of South-East Asian Companies, 1st Edition

    By Christian Herzig, Tobias Viere, Stefan Schaltegger, Roger L. Burritt

    Sustainable development will not happen without substantial contributions from and leading roles of companies and business organizations. This requires the provision of adequate information on corporate social and ecological impacts and performance. For the last decade, progress has been made in…

    eBook – 2012-03-15

  • Waste and Recycling: Theory and Empirics book cover

    Waste and Recycling

    Theory and Empirics, 1st Edition

    By Takayoshi Shinkuma, Shunsuke Managi

    As "business as usual" has become the mantra of today's world, it's unlikely to see a decrease in hazardous waste generated from greater economic growth. Written by renowned experts, the book suggests a solution, supported by theoretical arguments to this waste problem. The book discusses how main…

    eBook – 2011-04-06
    Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

  • Sustainability in European Transport Policy book cover

    Sustainability in European Transport Policy

    1st Edition

    By Matthew Humphreys

    The construction of the European Economic Communities in 1950 primarily set out to build an integrated economic zone in which national borders were, to a large extent, overcome. The ability of persons and goods to move freely within the economic zone was seminal in the realisation of economic…

    eBook – 2010-11-19

  • Leadership for Environmental Sustainability book cover

    Leadership for Environmental Sustainability

    1st Edition

    Edited by Benjamin W. Redekop

    As the first book in the field of leadership studies to approach sustainability as a multi-faceted leadership challenge, Leadership for Environmental Sustainability will help to set the terms of the discussion on this topic among students, scholars, and practitioners of leadership for years to come…

    eBook – 2010-07-02
    Routledge Studies in Business Ethics

  • Framing Discourse on the Environment: A Critical Discourse Approach book cover

    Framing Discourse on the Environment

    A Critical Discourse Approach, 1st Edition

    By Richard Alexander

    In this study, Richard Alexander presents a series of original and empirically based case studies of the language and discourse involved in the discussion of environmental and ecological issues. Relying upon a variety of different text types and genres – including company websites,…

    eBook – 2010-04-15
    Routledge Critical Studies in Discourse

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