9781137445353

Globalization and Sustainable Development A Business Perspective

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  • ISBN13:

    9781137445353

  • ISBN10:

    1137445351

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2016-04-13
  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

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Summary

This textbook examines the themes of globalization and sustainability and their impact. It bridges international business, business ethics and sustainable development, exploring classic and contemporary theory and practice, whilst providing an overall picture of what it means to be a sustainable business in today's global economy.

Author Biography

Martin Oyevaar is a Lecturer in Business Development and International Relations at Saxion University of Applied Sciences in the Netherlands.
 
Diego Vazquez-Brust is a Senior Lecturer in International Business and Sustainability at Royal Holloway University of London, UK.
 
Harrie W.M. van Bommel is a Senior Lecturer in Sustainable International Business at Saxion University of Applied Sciences in the Netherlands.

Table of Contents

Preface
1. The World Economy, Trends and Indicators
2. Market Economies and Governments
3. Good Governance
4. Life in Modern Society
5. Sustainable Development: Environmental and Social Aspects
6. Governance of Sustainability
7. Globalization
8. The Impact of Globalization in Sustainable Development
9. Innovations in Global Supply Networks
10. Corporate Social Responsibility
11. Globalization and Strategy Development
12. The Challenge of Progress towards Sustainable Development

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