Environment & Sustainability: Environment & Business

  • State Mineral Enterprises: An Investigation into their Impact on International Mineral Markets book cover

    State Mineral Enterprises

    An Investigation into their Impact on International Mineral Markets

    By Marian Radetzki

    State ownership in mineral industries has increased massively from the 1950’s affecting the world mineral sector greatly. Originally published in 1985, this study analyses the effects this had on the international market covering topics such as state takeovers of mineral firms, price stabilisation…

    Paperback – 2017-04-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Comparative Economics of Plantation Forestry: A Global Assessment book cover

    The Comparative Economics of Plantation Forestry

    A Global Assessment

    By Roger A. Sedjo

    Plantation forestry is the planting, managing, and harvesting of trees for the production of industrial wood. Originally published in 1983, the principal focus and contribution of the study lies in Roger Sedjo’s examination of the economic returns in twelve forest regions throughout the world. The…

    Paperback – 2017-04-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Corporate Social Responsibility, Sustainability and Public Relations: Negotiating Multiple Complex Challenges book cover

    Corporate Social Responsibility, Sustainability and Public Relations

    Negotiating Multiple Complex Challenges

    By Donnalyn Pompper

    Paperback – 2017-04-16
    Routledge

  • Environmental Subsidies to Consumers: How did they work in the Japanese market? book cover

    Environmental Subsidies to Consumers

    How did they work in the Japanese market?

    Edited by Shigeru Matsumoto

    A typical consumer underestimates the benefits of future energy savings and underinvests in energy efficiency, relative to a description of the socially optimal level of energy efficiency. To alleviate this energy-efficiency gap problem, various programs have been implemented. In recent years, many…

    Paperback – 2017-04-15
    Routledge

  • Human Resources in the Urban Economy book cover

    Human Resources in the Urban Economy

    Edited by Mark Perlman

    Due to the urbanisation of American society and the economic problems that accompanied it; a series of conferences was held to explore the economics of human resources. Originally published in 1963, this study draws together papers from the first conference dealing mainly with the under-utilisation…

    Paperback – 2017-04-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Jainism and Ethical Finance: A Timeless Business Model book cover

    Jainism and Ethical Finance

    A Timeless Business Model

    By Atul K. Shah, Aidan Rankin

    The financial crisis of 2008 has led to a re-evaluation of the role of financial institutions and their relationship with the wider economy and society. This process has meant an increased questioning of both the conduct of business itself and the principles behind commercial and financial…

    Hardback – 2017-04-06
    Routledge

  • Automotive Scrap Recycling: Processes, Prices and Prospects book cover

    Automotive Scrap Recycling

    Processes, Prices and Prospects

    By James. W Sawyer

    Automotive Scrap Recycling provides a qualitative description of the steel scrap industry by focussing on its largest segment: conversion of obsolete cars into steel scrap. Originally published in1974, this report covers issues such as the structure of the industry and quality problems with scrap…

    Paperback – 2017-04-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Beyond Child's Play: Sustainable Product Design in the Global Doll-making Industry book cover

    Beyond Child's Play

    Sustainable Product Design in the Global Doll-making Industry

    Edited by Sally Edward

    Sustainable product design is more than eco design: it goes beyond 'green' to consider the work environment, community impacts, consumer health, and economic viability, as well as environmental attributes. "Beyond Child's Play" explores the concept of sustainable product design in the context of…

    Paperback – 2017-03-29
    Routledge
    Work, Health and Environment Series

  • Unhealthy Work: Causes, Consequences, Cures book cover

    Unhealthy Work

    Causes, Consequences, Cures

    By Peter L. Schnall, Marnie Dobson, Ellen Rosskam, Ray H. Elling

    Work, so fundamental to well-being, has its darker and more costly side. Work can adversely affect our health, well beyond the usual counts of injuries that we think of as 'occupational health'. The ways in which work is organized - its pace and intensity, degree of control over the work process,…

    Paperback – 2017-03-29
    Routledge
    Critical Approaches in the Health Social Sciences Series

  • The Economics of the Sulphur Industry book cover

    The Economics of the Sulphur Industry

    By Jared E. Hazleton

    Between the 1950’s and 1970’s, the Sulphur industry continued to grow despite occasional shortages and excesses. In this study originally published in 1970, Hazleton focuses on the Frasch sulphur industry to explore issues such as competing sources of sulphur, the possibilities of sulphur being…

    Paperback – 2017-03-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Oil Prices and the Future of OPEC: The Political Economy of Tension and Stability in the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Coutnries book cover

    Oil Prices and the Future of OPEC

    The Political Economy of Tension and Stability in the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Coutnries

    By Theodore H. Moran

    The policy of the United States and, by extension, that of many oil importing countries, toward OPEC countries is in large part a function of an estimate of the factors that condition oil decisions in exporting countries. In this title, originally published in 1978, Ted Moran examines how immune…

    Paperback – 2017-03-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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