Books

By Faisal Hoque, Drake Baer McGraw-Hill Professional, 2014 The constant cascade of new technologies and social changes is creating a more empowered population. Workforces are increasingly dispersed, demanding of selfexpression, and quite possibly disengaged. Within this topsy-turvy context, leaders must …

By Tom Bowman Tom Bowman, 2014 Successful businesses are learning that “going green” creates stronger brands by inspiring innovation, building trust with customers, reducing costs and increasing shareholder value. Green initiatives that start at the top with corporate wide goals …

By Virginia Burgess Emereo, 2014 There has never been a Sustainability Guide like this. It contains 278 answers, much more than you can imagine; comprehensive answers and extensive details and references, with insights that have never before been offered in …

By Joseph P. Quinlan, Sumantra Sen, Kiran Nanda Random House, 2014 Water is the most precious natural resource in the world far ahead of oil and minerals. Blue Gold not only analyses the impending water crisis to hit the world …

By C. A. Brebbia, E. R. Magaril, M. Y. Khodorovsky WIT Press (23 March 2014) Discussing the future of energy production and management in a changing world, this book contains the proceedings of the first international conference on Energy Production …

By Michael Grubb Routledge, 2014 How well do our assumptions about the global challenges of energy, environment and economic development fit the facts? Energy prices have varied hugely between countries and over time, yet the share of national income spent …

By Christian Friebe Peter Lang GmbH, 2014 By analyzing the context of emerging and developing countries, the author explores the private sector perspective on renewable energy diffusion. The evaluation of two technology case studies, namely wind farms (grid-connected renewable energy) …

By Marc J. Epstein, Adriana Rejc Buhovac Berrett-Koehler Publishers, 2014 Most companies today have some commitment to corporate social responsibility, but implementing these initiatives can be particularly challenging. While a lot has been written on ethical and strategic factors, there …

By Christopher Nobbs Routledge, 2014 How should we conduct economics in an era of climate change, natural resource depletion and population increase? These issues are systemic, and involve great uncertainties and long time horizons. This book contends that the free-market …

By Miguel Angel Gardetti, Ana Laura Torres Greenleaf Publishing, 2014 Explores issues relevant to sustainability and business management in luxury goods companies. Comprehensive collection of current thinking on sustainable luxury products Most consumers of luxury products and services use them …

OUP Oxford, 2014 What are the impacts of population growth? Can our planet support the demands of the ten billion people anticipated to be the world’s population by the middle of this century? While it is common to hear about …

By Mark Diesendorf UNSW Press, 2014 Renewable energy expert Mark Diesendorf issues a powerful challenge in this clear and comprehensive guide to the technology and policies we need to adopt to ensure an ecologically sustainable energy future for the planet. …

By Michael Carolan Routledge, 2014 Do you really think you are getting a good deal when given that free mobile phone for switching service providers, if a multinational retailer undercuts its competitors or by the fact that food is relatively …

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By McKenzie Funk Penguin Press HC, 2014 (An Amazon Best Book of the Month, January 2014) In addition to having one of the cooler author names, Funk has written one of the more fascinating accounts of the coming economic impact …

By Kevin Wilheim FT Press, 2014 This book provides the blueprint for implementation, breaking down barriers, and the steps required to integrate sustainability successfully into any business. It is laid out in easily digestible chapters, with action steps backed up …

By Neela Bettridge and Philip Whiteley Gower publications, 2013 Our traditional ways of looking at economics, business and politics are not fit for purpose. The causes of the recent crisis were behavioral and international, but our measures are superficial and …

By Steven Fawkes Gower Publications, 2013 Energy risk has reappeared on the corporate and social agenda with a bang and the complexity of the issues has increased many-fold since the days of the last great wave of concern following the …

By Christian Conrad and Marjorie Ellis Thompson Gower Publications, 2013. Effective sustainability communication can deliver business value. Get it wrong, however, and the reputational damage will be costly. Stakeholders, and the general public as well as activists, are unforgiving of …

Edited by Adam Lindgreen, François Maon, Joëlle Vanhamme and Sankar Sen Gower Publications The way organizations manage their value chain has changed dramatically over the past decade. Today, organizations take account of economic issues, but they also adopt a broader …

TIDEE (TERI Information Digest on Energy and Environment) aims to keep policy makers, scientists, and technologists abreast of the latest developments in the fields of energy, local and global environment, and sustainable development. Each issue of TIDEE contains a few …

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