This book examines the various methods of carbon accounting used across the world. It aims to educate the reader on relevant concepts, as well as the historical context of the discipline. Assessing the evolution of carbon accounting since the Rio Conference in 1992 to the latest developments, this is an accessible and up-to-date guide.
This book examines the various methods of carbon accounting inventory used across the world. It aims to educate the reader on relevant concepts, as well as the historical context of the discipline. Assessing the evolution of carbon accounting since the Rio Conference in 1992 to the latest developments, this is an accessible and up-to-date guide.
How Purpose-Driven Enterprises Create Real Value
Digging Deeper reveals an alternative to a myopic capitalism. Remarkable examples from around the world vividly demonstrate how enterprises can create real value through focusing on the 6 Ls, long-term orientation, lasting relationships, local roots, limits recognition, developing a learning community and taking leadership responsibility seriously.
The Path to a More Sustainable Enterprise
This book demonstrates that it is possible to improve productivity AND make a shift toward sustainability for the organization, its employees and its stakeholders.
A special theme issue of The Journal of Corporate Citizenship (Issue 64)
In April 2016, The Center for Ethics and Religious Values in Business of the Mendoza College of Business and the UN Global Compact convened a group of scholars and business leaders. This issue will provoke your thinking and lead to new action to make the world a better place.
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Innovating for the Greater Good
An inspirational book that shows to the reader how to combine a desire to make a positive contribution to society and the environment and be a successful leader. It comprises stories from businesses and organizations from many different industry sectors.
Principles and Practice
This textbook is a comprehensive business student’s guide to sustainable management. Aimed at undergraduates, this fully updated second edition offers a full introduction to sustainable management from a business perspective. Covers subjects such as: sustainable marketing; accounting and reporting; economics; sustainable operations management.
Designing Business for a Crowded Planet
Frugal Value contests the notion that the answer to our socio-economic and environmental crises lies in existing “sustainable business” practices, which too-often mean business-as-usual. This book re-thinks the fundamental purpose and role of business to understand how commercial firms might help address the great challenges of our time.
Integrating the UN Global Compact into Business and Management Practice
The UN Global Compact is the world’s largest corporate sustainability initiative, with a major influence on business practice. This book is the first to examine head-on the challenges that businesses face in living up to the UNGC’s Ten Principles in both their overall strategy, and day-to-day practice.
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How Sustainability Reporting Empowers People and Drives Organizational Change
Cohen explores how people and organizations are empowered through the process of Sustainability Reporting. Examples from a range of companies provide insights into the dos and don’ts of reporting so that the major benefits of empowerment can be achieved.
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Building a Sustainable World through Mass Collaboration
CrowdRising profiles initiatives of companies, NGOs and technology providers using crowdsourcing to develop solutions to global problems. It highlights the experiences of leaders, identifies implementation guidelines, critical success factors and lessons learned, and finally projects where the field is going.
How Investors are Advancing Sustainability in Capital Markets
Socially responsible investment is fast becoming established practice. This book anticipates and responds to the need to take stock of the current state of investor engagement on sustainability, offering a comprehensive assessment of investor-led sustainability and responsible investment movements.