The Resource Enhancing global competitiveness through sustainable environmental stewardship, edited by Subhash C. Jain and Ben L. Kedia

Enhancing global competitiveness through sustainable environmental stewardship, edited by Subhash C. Jain and Ben L. Kedia

Label
Enhancing global competitiveness through sustainable environmental stewardship
Title
Enhancing global competitiveness through sustainable environmental stewardship
Statement of responsibility
edited by Subhash C. Jain and Ben L. Kedia
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It is apparent that environmental issues affect the livelihoods and well being of individuals, communities and businesses the world over. In that vein, this book examines the impact that climate change and other environmental factors have on business. Climate change, while a powerful force, will impose change on business slowly, but inexorably. Executives should manage environmental risk at three levels: regulatory compliance, potential liability from industrial accidents, and pollutant release mitigation. Companies that are proactive in mitigating their exposure to climate-change risks will n
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
658.4012
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC79.E5
LC item number
E54 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
New horizons in international business
Label
Enhancing global competitiveness through sustainable environmental stewardship, edited by Subhash C. Jain and Ben L. Kedia
Publication
Note
Papers from a conference organized by the Centers for International Business Education and Research (CIBERs) at the University of Connecticut and the University of Memphis, held in Storrs, Conn., May 14-16, 2009
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Climate change and global business : challenges, opportunities and research guidelines / Subhash C. Jain -- Sustainable enterprises : addressing management challenges in the twenty-first century / Paul Shrivastava and Raymond Paquin -- Globalization, environmental sustainability, and system equilibrium / John Alexander -- Institutions, MNEs, and sustainable development / Ben L. Kedia, Jack Clampit and Nolan Gaffney -- The effect of technology type on the adoption and effectiveness of global environmental standards / Glen Dowell and Ben Lewis -- The Global Reporting Initiative : collaboration and conflict in the development of non-financial reporting / David L. Levy and Halina Szejnwald Brown -- Driving to distraction or disclosure? : shareholder activism, institutional investors and firms' environmental transparency / R. Scott Marshall, Darrell Brown and Marlene Plumlee -- Dynamic networks and successful social action : a theoretical framework to examine the Coca-Cola controversy in Kerala, India / Sridevi Shivarajan -- How can sustainable environmental stewardship enhance global competitiveness? / Irene Henriques
Control code
ocn756203097
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 234 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857933256
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786612978968
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
297896
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b25168940
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)756203097
  • pebco0857933256

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