Environment & Sustainability: Environment & Business

  • CrowdRising: Building a Sustainable World through Mass Collaboration book cover


    Building a Sustainable World through Mass Collaboration

    By Lorinda R. Rowledge

    Open innovation enabled through crowdsourcing is one of the hottest topics in management strategy today. Particularly striking – and of vital importance to the world – are the pioneering efforts to dramatically increase the number and diversity of people engaged by applying crowdsourcing technology…

    Paperback – 2018-10-01 

  • Sensemaking in Commercial Fishing: What Happens at Sea and How It Impacts What Reaches Your Plate book cover

    Sensemaking in Commercial Fishing

    What Happens at Sea and How It Impacts What Reaches Your Plate

    By Jason Good

    Sustainable commercial fishing, species protection and bycatch are contentious topics. How can we trust that the fish on our plate has come from a sustainable source, and are the practices and regulations that we think are helping actually having the desired outcomes in ensuring healthy fish stocks…

    Paperback – 2018-09-30 

  • Social Entrepreneurship and Social Innovation: Ecosystems for Inclusion in Europe book cover

    Social Entrepreneurship and Social Innovation

    Ecosystems for Inclusion in Europe

    Edited by Mario Biggeri, Enrico Testi, Marco Belluci, Roel During, H. Thomas R. Persson

    This book provides comprehensive and advanced analysis of the characteristics of social entrepreneurship in Europe. It offers innovative, up-to-date research on the ecosystems of social entrepreneurship, the behavior of social entrepreneurs, their ability to produce social innovation, social…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge Studies in Innovation, Organizations and Technology

  • Managing Infrastructure Projects: Business models for financial success book cover

    Managing Infrastructure Projects

    Business models for financial success

    By Sherena Hussain, James Mckellar

    Managing Infrastructure Projects provides students with a comprehensive account of how to ensure that infrastructure construction, delivery, and maintenance is executed both as a viable business concern and as an attractive investment option. Taking a mulit-stakeholder approach, the book examines…

    Paperback – 2018-09-15 

  • The Quiet Revolution: Towards a Sustainable Economy book cover

    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: The Next Steps Towards a Sustainable World book cover

    Corporate Sustainability

    The Next Steps Towards a Sustainable World

    Edited by Jan Jaap Bouma, Teun Walters

    This book focuses on corporate sustainability and how it evolves through innovation and new business models. Despite what has been accomplished to date, there is an urgent need for further steps to be taken, and this book presents a nuanced but compelling plea for collaboration between businesses,…

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

  • Towards Coastal Resilience and Sustainability book cover

    Towards Coastal Resilience and Sustainability

    Edited by C. Patrick Heidkamp, John Morrissey

    Coastal zones represent a frontline in the battle for sustainability, as coastal communities face unprecedented economic challenges. Coastal ecosystems are subject to overuse, loss of resilience and increased vulnerability. This book aims to interrogate the multi-scalar complexities to create a…

    Hardback – 2018-08-23 
    The Dynamics of Economic Space

  • The Sustainable Enterprise Fieldbook: Second Edition: Building New Bridges book cover

    The Sustainable Enterprise Fieldbook: Second Edition

    Building New Bridges

    Edited by Jeana Wirtenberg, Linda Morris Kelley, David Lipsky, William Russell

    With deep thought and inspiring examples, this updated book engages readers by increasing their understanding and awareness of what sustainability means conceptually, practically, personally, and professionally. It provides readers with the tools and techniques to improve the social,…

    Paperback – 2018-08-20 

  • Blockchain: Transforming Your Business and Our World book cover


    Transforming Your Business and Our World

    By Mark Van Rijmenam, Philippa Ryan

    The internet was envisaged as a decentralised global network, but in the past 25 years it has come to be controlled by a few very powerful centralised companies. Blockchain is a technological paradigm shift that allows secure, reliable and direct information transfer between individuals and…

    Hardback – 2018-08-17 

  • Business and Human Rights: A Guide to Best Practice book cover

    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 book cover

    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 

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