Environment & Business Products

  • Future First Companies

    How Successful Leaders Turn Innovation Challenges into New Value Frontiers

    By Alice Mann

    Future First Companies is a practical guide for any business leader who wants to build, expand, or reinvent their company by finding new value in global challenges. Traditional companies often view issues like income equality, global warming, and resource scarcity as "problems." By contrast, future…

    Paperback – 2018-01-15 
    Routledge

  • Stranded Assets

    Developments in Finance and Investment

    Edited by Ben Caldecott

    The topic of ‘stranded assets’ created by environment-related risk factors has risen up the agenda dramatically, influencing many pressing topics in relation to global environmental change. For example: how best to manage the exposure of investments to environment-related risks so that financial…

    Hardback – 2018-01-12 
    Routledge

  • The Evolution of Carbon Markets

    Design and Diffusion

    Edited by Jorgen Wettestad, Lars H Gulbrandsen

    Carbon markets are developing and expanding around the world, but how and to what extent is their design shaped by learning and interaction between them? How do these markets function and what is the role of design? Carrying out a ground-breaking analysis of their design and diffusion, this book…

    Hardback – 2018-01-11 
    Routledge
    Transforming Environmental Politics and Policy

  • Sponsoring Nature

    Environmental Philanthropy for Conservation

    By Maano Ramutsindela, Marja Spierenburg, Harry Wels

    Saving the world's flora and fauna, especially high-profile examples such as chimpanzees, whales and the tropical rain forests, is big business. Individuals and companies channel their resources to the preservation of nature through various ways, one of which is the funding of environmental…

    Paperback – 2018-01-06 
    Routledge

  • Corporate Sustainability

    Inclusive business approaches contributing to a sustainable world

    By Jan Jaap Bouma, Teun Walters

    This book examines corporate sustainability, the role of managers in innovative business models and the need for management accounting information. It explores how sustainability, should, could and is likely to be implemented and integrated in the corporate world. Drawing upon empirical research,…

    Paperback – 2018-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sustainability and Business

  • Material Substitution

    Lessons from Tin-Using Industries

    Edited by John E. Tilton

    Substitution has long been a common remedy for materials shortages. This study, originally published in 1983, uses tin to examine how and why substitution takes place. To provide insights into the tin industry and the practice of substitution, the case studies in this title examine three tin-using…

    Paperback – 2017-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Contemporary Developments in Green Human Resource Management Research

    Towards Sustainability in Action?

    By Douglas Renwick

    This book examines a new topic in Human Resource Management (HRM), green – or environmental – HRM, analysing the role humans play in environmental management at work and environmental behaviours at workplaces around the world. The book begins with a focus on negative workplace green behaviours (…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sustainability and Business

  • Routledge Handbook of Sustainable Real Estate

    Edited by Sara Wilkinson, Tim Dixon, Norm Miller, Sarah Sayce

    With the built environment contributing almost half of global greenhouse emissions, there is a pressing need for the property and real estate discipline to thoroughly investigate sustainability concerns. The Routledge Handbook of Sustainable Real Estate brings together the latest research of…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Sustainable Development

    3rd Edition

    By John Blewitt

    A truly comprehensive introduction to the topic, Understanding Sustainable Development is designed to give students on a wide range of courses an appreciation of the key concepts and theories of sustainable development. Fully updated, the third edition includes detailed coverage of the Sustainable…

    Paperback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Building Lean, Building BIM

    Improving Construction the Tidhar Way

    By Rafael Sacks, Samuel Korb, Ronen Barak

    Building Lean, Building BIM is the essential guide for any construction company that wants to implement Lean Construction and Building Information Modelling (BIM) to gain a strategic edge over their competition. The first of its kind, the book outlines the principles of Lean, the functionality of…

    Paperback – 2017-12-12 
    Routledge

  • Engineering Education for Sustainable Development

    A Capabilities Approach

    By Mikateko Mathebula

    This book demonstrates how the theoretical concepts of the capabilities approach can be applied in the context of engineering education and how this could be used to add nuance to our understanding of the contribution higher education can make to human flourishing. In demonstrating the usefulness…

    Hardback – 2017-12-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainable Development

  • Sustainability Science

    Key Issues

    Edited by Ariane König, Jerome Ravetz

    Sustainability Science: Key Issues is a comprehensive textbook for undergraduates, postgraduates, and participants in executive trainings from any disciplinary background studying the theory and practice of sustainability science. Each chapter takes a critical and reflective stance on a key issue…

    Paperback – 2017-11-23 
    Routledge
    Key Issues in Environment and Sustainability

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