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Title Accounting for the environment : more talk and little progress / edited by Martin Freedman, Bikki Jaggi
Edition First edition
Published Bingley, UK : Emerald, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 130 pages)
Series Advances in environmental accounting & management ; volume 5
Advances in environmental accounting & management ; v. 5
Contents An examination of the relationship between corporate social responsibility and financial performance : the case of Chinese state-owned enterprises / Robert W. Rutledge ... [et al.] -- Towards a more comprehensive framework for sustainability control systems research / Angelo Ditillo, Irene Eleonora Lisi -- Measuring environmental performance : is Newsweek's green ranking the solution? / Yu Cong, Martin Freedman, Jin Dong Park -- Corporate governance and environmental activity / Martin Stuebs, Jr., Li Sun -- SEC guidance on climate change risk disclosures : an assessment of firm and market responses / Joan DiSalvio, Nina T. Dorata
Summary Advances in environmental accounting & management aims to enhance the understanding of global environmental issues, especially valuation and disclosure of environmental impact of firms' activities, encouraging management to improve firms' environmental performance and disclosures. The series also wants to make management, investors and other stakeholders aware of the potential financial and economic consequences of failure to address environmental issues. To achieve this, Advances in environmental accounting & management seeks to enable regulators to evaluate firms' environmental performance, increase public and managerial awareness of global concerns of environmental pollution, and encourage management to improve the environmental performance of their companies. Volume 5 of Advances in environmental accounting & management typifies these aims, addressing topics such as sustainability, environmental liabilities, social investing and global warming and accounting
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Environmental auditing.
Environmental economics.
Environmental protection -- Management.
Environmental reporting.
Social responsibility of business.
Form Electronic book
Author Freedman, Martin, editor
Jaggi, Bikki, editor
ISBN 1781903042 (electronic bk.)
9781781903049 (electronic bk.)