Environment & Business Products

  • Sustainability Transitions in South Africa

    Edited by Najma Mohamed

    South Africa’s transition to a greener economy features prominently in the long-term development vision for the country, and is an integral part of the country’s national climate change response strategy. Despite significant gains in socio-economic development since its transition to democracy, the…

    Hardback – 2018-09-13 
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • The Quiet Revolution

    Towards a Sustainable Economy

    By Mike Townsend

    We are in a new era. The systems, rules and behaviours that led to business success in the 21st century are no longer working. Since the onset of the longest and deepest financial crisis in living memory, capitalism is still suffering a crisis of liquidity, reliability and confidence. There is a…

    Paperback – 2018-09-01 

  • 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 – 2018-08-30 
    Routledge Research in Sustainability and Business

  • Designing for the Circular Economy

    Edited by Martin Charter

    The circular economy describes a world in which reuse through repair, reconditioning and refurbishment is the prevailing social and economic model. The business opportunities are huge but developing product and service offerings and achieving competitive advantage means rethinking your business…

    Hardback – 2018-08-06 

  • Business and Human Rights: A Guide to Best Practice

    By Alex Newton

    The spotlight of global scrutiny has shone particularly brightly on corporations’ adverse impacts on human rights in recent times. Corporations comprise around 50 of the top 100 economies in the world today and so rightly they are being called to account for their impacts on society and the…

    Paperback – 2018-08-01 

  • Shaping Sustainable Change

    The Role of Partnerships

    Edited by Leda Stott, Ros Tennyson

    Multi-stakeholder collaboration is a key mechanism for addressing pressing economic, environmental and social challenges. Partnerships involving a wide range of actors from different sectors are positioned at the heart of the Sustainable Development Goals and post-2015 Development Agenda, and have…

    Paperback – 2018-07-28 

  • Talking Sustainability in the Boardroom

    By Heiko Spitzeck, Clarissa Lins

    A Global CEO study by Accenture and the UN Global Compact has shown that 94% of CEOs think that their board should discuss sustainability. And yet there is a real danger that boards are not living up to expectations on sustainability, paying lip-service to the concept rather than fully embedding…

    Paperback – 2018-07-26 

  • ResponsAbility

    Law and Governance for Living Well with the Earth

    Edited by Betsan Martin, Linda Te Aho, Maria Humphries-Kil

    ResponsAbility challenges conventional thinking about our governance and legal frameworks. The cross-currents of persisting, established world views, knowledge systems, institutions, law and forms of governance are now at odds with future-facing innovations designed to help societies transition to…

    Hardback – 2018-07-23 

  • Wellbeing for Sustainability in the Global Workplace

    Edited by Paola Ochoa, Maria-Teresa Lepeley, Peter Essens

    Wellbeing in the workplace is an essential element in fostering a worker’s sense of being valued, ensuring their engagement and ultimately leading to higher levels of productivity and organizational performance. This important book specifically adds to the discussion by taking a global perspective,…

    Hardback – 2018-07-10 

  • Business and Environmental Sustainability

    By Sigrun M. Wagner

    Environmental sustainability is increasingly important to organisations, whether for regulatory, financial or ethical reasons. Business and Environmental Sustainability looks at the environmental aspect of sustainability for all organisations pursuing competitive advantage. This textbook provides…

    Paperback – 2018-07-02 

  • Value Shifts

    How Investors are Advancing Sustainability in Capital Markets

    By Alison L. Dempsey

    Socially responsible investment was once considered a distinct category of investment theory and practice adhered to by specialised investment professionals and dedicated funds. Now the incorporation of environmental, social and governance factors in fund mandates, asset identification, evaluation,…

    Paperback – 2018-07-01 

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