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The Great Pivot: Creating Meaningful Work to Build a Sustainable Future by Justine Burt
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,010. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Environmental economics
American society currently faces a crisis in the world of work between outsourcing, automation, the gig economy, and low levels of employee engagement. The solution is simple: we must abandon “business as usual” and draw up a blueprint for creating meaningful jobs that will also dramatically reduce waste and restore the natural world. The Great Pivot is that blueprint.
Fighting Global Warming: A Problematic Economic Integration by Vincent Lannoye
Price: Free! Words: 46,400. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Environmental economics
Global warming: unsure plan of action A first small step was agreed upon with the COP21 in 2015. This first step is unambitious because nations are reluctant to rush decisively and punish their own economy with entrenched unemployment. Post-2030, larger steps post-COP21 must happen. All these steps must happen fast, as climate experts are ringing the alarm bell.
Canada Climate Change and Green Jobs by Salim Velji
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 36,780. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Environmental economics
This e-book deals with Climate Change with special perspective on Canada's goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 and 2050. The book also deals with the fast growing renewable energy and e-mobility sectors and growing demand in 21st. century for environment related employment.
Развитие цифровой экономики в России как ключевой фактор экономического роста и повышения качества жизни населения by Professional Science (Профессиональная наука) Scientific Community-based organization (Научная общественная организация)
Price: Free! Words: 23,190. Language: Russian. Published: January 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Environmental economics
В монографии представлены результаты исследований, отражающие вопросы развития и внедрения цифровых технологий в экономике, в предпринимательстве как социальной деятельности, в госуправлении, в социальной сфере, и в городском хозяйстве.
Ivory Inferno: The Unwatched Black Market by Stringer Press
Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2017. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Environmental economics
On April 30, 2016, 105 tonnes of ivory were stacked into 11 large pyres, with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, flanked by military security setting the first stack alight. The event had the aim of sending a message to ivory customers around the world – you can’t buy this lot, and you won’t get the next lot either, so you can stop trying. But was the message meaningless?
Visions in America III by Edward E. Rochon
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 9,720. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / General, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Environmental economics
Nine more visions in America revolves around biblical injunctions and the direction of the nation. Adam, Eve, Cain & Abel discussed, reasons for 1st murder. Ezekiel's temple, 144,000 saints, the Nephilim and other topics relating to America now, reviewed. Third in the series of visions in America.
Barbecue Markets and The Secret Economic Sauce of The New World Market by Aldous Mina
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,330. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Environmental economics
Aldous Mina, not only wrote about his observations and conversations, he lived many of his interpretation of the globalization of markets. Aldous is well known in providing solutions that are outside the box way of thinking. Al’s passion from a young age of thirteen was in the international markets which is probably not the most common hobby there is~
Meditations on Money: Balancing Life and the Global Economy by Lloyd Salomone
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,210. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Environmental economics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Meditations on Money: Balancing Life and the Global Economy synthesizes complex socio-political economic issues into understandable concepts. It provides spiritual and ecological insights about life on Earth; how money and materialism affects you and all life on the planet; and advice and practical wisdom to help people find balance in a chaotic world created by hyper-globalization.
Climate-Proof Your Personal Finances: How (and Where) to Safeguard Your Family's Budget and Lifestyle by David W. Stookey
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 77,950. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Environmental economics
Less about drought, more about rising prices, threats to your job, and the endangered value of your home. Less about sea-level rise, more about your taxes, fees and insurance costs. "Climate-Proof examines how global warming is threatening your personal finances, your future lifestyle and your family’s dreams, with actions steps you can take to protect family and community.
Utilizing Economic Opportunities In Urban Cities by Johnson F. Odesola
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Environmental economics
Utilizing Economic Opportunities In Urban Cities is a book that teaches you how to fetch real money and become quite comfortable. The author, using Lagos as case study, opens your eyes vast opportunities, almost un-noticed, available to job seekers in cities and metropolis across the globe. Don't remain jobless. Wake up, utilize these opportunities and become financially wealthy.
Environmental Economics: A Simple Introduction by K.H. Erickson
Series: Simple Introductions. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 20,940. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Environmental economics
Environmental Economics: A Simple Introduction offers a guide to its central ideas and methods. Understand environmental degradation, and the bargaining, command and control, tradable emissions permits, and Pigovian taxation solutions to it. Explore the efficient management of non-renewable natural resources with the Hotelling rule, and renewable natural resources. Look at cost-benefit analysis.
Deforestation and Environmental Degradation in India by Hemanta Saikia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Environmental economics
In South east Asian countries, most of the forests belong to the state, and forest management is extremely centralized, even though, national policies do not favour forest management. In this book, an endeavour has been made to analyse the inter-linkage between the management and fortification of forest resources and protection of endogenous right of people in India.
Kazalniki zelene rasti by Statistični urad Republike Slovenije
Price: Free! Words: 6,590. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Statistics, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Environmental economics
Kazalniki zelene rasti povezujejo okolje z ekonomijo; prikazujejo, v kolikšni meri se ob spodbujanju gospodarske rasti zagotavlja tudi trajnost naravnih dobrin, od katerih je odvisna naša blaginja. V publikaciji, ki je prvi poskus prikaza tovrstnih kazalnikov, je predstavljenih 19 kazalnikov zelene rasti, ki prikazujejo, v kolikšni meri se strategija zelene rasti uveljavlja v Sloveniji.
Sustainable Rural Development by shamintra ghosh
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 68,200. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / economic development, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Environmental economics
The book aims to study the Natural Resources, Agriculture, Human Development, Health and Energy for Sustainable Development and to evaluate the various determinants of sustainable rural development.
Carbon Policy - How robust measurement and verification can improve policy effectiveness by Bruce Rowse
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,240. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Environmental economics, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Economic policy
This book puts forward the case for incorporating more robust Measurement Reporting and Verification in the development of carbon abatement policy. Its focus is on policies that aim to reduce the energy use and resultant carbon emissions of buildings. It examines a range of policy types, provides case studies, and shows how to incorporate robust measurement and verification into policy design.
Sustainability: the Business Perspective by Simon Wright
Price: Free! Words: 32,800. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013 by University of Nottingham. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Environmental economics, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
Sustainability: The Business Perspective is an Open Educational Resource written by Simon Wright and published by The University Of Nottingham. The resource is licensed under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-SA) and is part of a series of online resources concerning sustainability issues and sustainable practice across disciplines