BUY NOW Preview PRESS REVIEW COPY INSPECTION COPY

This title is available in the online library collections. More details

Discounts are available for bulk orders. More details

Recommend this title to my librarian

The World Guide to Sustainable Enterprise - Volume 4: the Americas

Edited by Wayne Visser

The World Guide to Sustainable Enterprise is the first comprehensive global compendium that clearly describes the national approaches to sustainable enterprise. Through a systematic review of each country, this quick-to-access reference guide showcases the similarities and differences in each region. Every country profile includes key information about the relevant history, country-specific issues, trends, research, and the leading organizations operating in the field as well as best-practice case studies. The guide comprises four volumes, each dedicated to a specific region of the world.

In a world where organizations are working increasingly across national and regional boundaries and research takes a joined-up and international approach, this book is an essential guide for practitioners and researchers in the disciplines of business sustainability, social enterprise and corporate responsibility. The first of its kind, this reference book provides the reader with a unique insight into what is the current state-of-play in each country.

Each edited volume provides expert contributions from around the world; the contributors have been selected on the basis of their knowledge of the country and their clear experience in sustainable enterprise. Each regional/country profile includes the following subsections: Sustainable Enterprise in context; Priority issues; Trends; Government policies; Case studies; Further resources; and References.

This unique resource will be an essential acquisition for all organizations who need to benchmark their sustainable enterprise strategies throughout different regions and cultures and want the best possible intelligence on the key issues and concerns relating to sustainable business and social responsibility in all of the markets in which they operate. It provides a useful companion reference collection to the World Guide to CSR, also edited by Wayne Visser.

 

The full Four Volume Set of The World Guide to Sustainable Enterprise is available for purchase as a single item at a 25% discounted rate.

Volume 4: the Americas

Regional chapters

  1. Northern and Central America
  2. South America

National chapters

  1. Argentina
  2. Brazil
  3. Canada
  4. Chile
  5. Colombia
  6. Costa Rica
  7. Cuba
  8. Dominica
  9. Dominican Republic
  10. Ecuador
  11. Guatemala
  12. Guyana
  13. Haiti
  14. Mexico
  15. Panama
  16. Suriname
  17. Trinidad and Tobago
  18. United States
  19. Uruguay

WAYNE VISSER is the author of 23 books. He is Director of Kaleidoscope Futures and Senior Associate at Cambridge University. He has been listed as a top 100 Thought Leader in Trustworthy Business Behavior.

This title is available in the SOL and GOL library collections. More details

Discounts are available for bulk orders. More details

Recommend this title to my librarian
You may also be interested in...