Paths to a Green World, second edition


  • Author: Jennifer Clapp & Peter Dauvergne
  • Release Date : 2011-03-11
  • Genre: Public Administration
  • File Size: 3216526 Bytes


A new edition of a book that takes a comprehensive look at the ways economic processes affect global environmental outcomes. This comprehensive and accessible book fills the need for a political economy view of global environmental politics, focusing on the ways international economic processes affect environmental outcomes. It examines the main actors and forces shaping global environmental management, particularly in the developing world. Moving beyond the usual emphasis on international agreements and institutions, it strives to capture not only academic theoretical debates but also views on politics, economics, and the environment within the halls of global conferences, on the streets during antiglobalization protests, and in the boardrooms of in...

The Effects of Legal Environment on Voluntary Earnings Forecasts in the U.S. Versus Canada.


  • Author: Academy of Accounting and Financial Studies Journal
  • Release Date : 2005-05-01
  • Genre: Business & Personal Finance
  • File Size: 269088 Bytes


ABSTRACT Past research documents managers' reluctance to issue voluntary earnings forecasts in part due to legal considerations. Since Canadian laws create a less litigious environment than those of the U.S., this study finds that when the two environments are compared, Canadian managers issue voluntary earnings forecasts more frequently across the board. In addition, the Canadian forecasts tend to be more precise than those of their American counterparts....

The Legal Environment of Business  Text and Cases

The Legal Environment of Business Text and Cases


  • Author : Frank B. Cross
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2014-01-01
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781285428949


The Legal Environment of Business Text and Cases Book Description :

Comprehensive, authoritative, and cutting-edge, THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS combines a classic black letter law approach with an interesting and accessible reader-friendly format. The cases, content, and features of the exciting new ninth edition have been thoroughly updated to represent the latest developments in the business law environment. An excellent assortment of cases ranges from precedent-setting landmarks to important recent decisions, and ethical, global, and corporate themes are integrated throughout. In addition, numerous features and exercises help you master the material and apply what you have learned to real-world issues, and the text offers an unmatched range of support resources, including innovative online study tools that h...

The Legal Environment of Business

The Legal Environment of Business


  • Author : Roger E. Meiners
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2016-09-28
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781337095495


The Legal Environment of Business Book Description :

With THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS, 13E readers can enjoy a practical introduction to the structure and function of the legal system from the perspective of the professional non-lawyer. While the authors note the system’s strong legal heritage, the book emphasizes the nuts and bolts of basic legal rules that most significantly impact business today. This popular book adapts a traditional case focus to address the unique needs of future and current business students. Clear, concise coverage of a wide range of timely topics introduces key points of law using business-specific examples and realistic scenarios. The authors’ readable style complements their extensive knowledge of domestic and international business to make this book a favorite amo...

The Legal Environment of Business

The Legal Environment of Business


  • Author : F. William McCarty
  • Publisher : Irwin Professional Publishing
  • Release Date : 1990-01-01
  • Genre: Commercial law
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : PSU:000020786885


The Legal Environment of Business Book Description :

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The Legal Environment of BusinessA Critical Thinking Approach

The Legal Environment of BusinessA Critical Thinking Approach


  • Author : Nancy K. Kubasek
  • Publisher : Pearson Higher Ed
  • Release Date : 2014-01-27
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780133546583


The Legal Environment of BusinessA Critical Thinking Approach Book Description :

This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. For courses in business law and the legal environment of business This comprehensive textbook not only helps students develop a thorough understanding of the legal environment of business, but also enhances their ability to engage in critical thinking and ethical analysis, and ultimately survive in an increasingly competitive global environment. The following features of this text are designed to ensure that the authors’ goal–to develop critically thinking students who understand the important concepts of business law and the legal environment of business–is attained. Teaching and Learning E...

The Legal Environment Today  Business In Its Ethical  Regulatory  E Commerce  and Global Setting

The Legal Environment Today Business In Its Ethical Regulatory E Commerce and Global Setting


  • Author : Roger LeRoy Miller
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2012-02-02
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781111530617


The Legal Environment Today Business In Its Ethical Regulatory E Commerce and Global Setting Book Description :

THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT TODAY: BUSINESS IN ITS ETHICAL, REGULATORY, E-COMMERCE, AND GLOBAL SETTING, 7th Edition gives students the working knowledge of business-related laws recommended by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, and helps strengthen the reasoning skills they need to interpret and apply them. Challenging students to analyze and resolve the legal issues in the chapters, the text includes many learning features, including full cases and excerpts from 2010 and 2011 decisions, exam preparation tools, hypothetical situations and exercises, ethical discussions, and international considerations. Chapter topics include the latest on corporate responsibility, the housing crisis, financial and credit card reforms, health-care l...

Managers and the Legal Environment  Strategies for Business

Managers and the Legal Environment Strategies for Business


  • Author : Constance E. Bagley
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2018-01-01
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781337555081


Managers and the Legal Environment Strategies for Business Book Description :

With new cases and examples from headlines, MANAGERS AND THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT: STRATEGIES FOR BUSINESS, 9E equips readers with the legal knowledge and risk management techniques for success as a business manager. Cutting-edge coverage and a strategic approach teach how to enhance realizable value, redeploy resources, and manage legal and business risk. Up-to-date coverage addresses the rights of workers at firms, like Uber, in the gig economy; the right of employers to restrict employees’ social media; ethics of compensating workers who are tipped; law to protect children’s safety on the Internet; Fourth Amendment concerns in searches of cell location; rules governing crowdfunding; and the ramifications of the EU’s “right to be forgotten.”...

Cengage Advantage Books  Foundations of the Legal Environment of Business

Cengage Advantage Books Foundations of the Legal Environment of Business


  • Author : Marianne M. Jennings
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2015
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781305465251


Cengage Advantage Books Foundations of the Legal Environment of Business Book Description :

With more than 200 real-world cases and critical-thinking exercises, FOUNDATIONS OF THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS, 3E helps readers define their ethical compass within the business world. Authored by a renowned scholar of business ethics, it uses an integrated approach to thoroughly explore the intersection of law, business strategy, and ethics. A concise legal environment text, it covers all core topics and features intriguing examples of legal and ethical issues pulled straight from the news and pop culture. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version....

International Business Law and the Legal Environment

International Business Law and the Legal Environment


  • Author : Larry A. DiMatteo
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-11-25
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781317530961


International Business Law and the Legal Environment Book Description :

International Business Law and the Legal Environment provides business students with a strong understanding of the legal principles that govern doing business internationally. Not merely about compliance, this book emphasizes how to use the law to create value and competitive advantage. DiMatteo’s transactional approach walks students through key business transactions—from import and export, contracts, and finance to countertrade, dispute resolution, licensing, and more—giving them both context and demonstrating real world application. This new edition also includes: New material on comparative contract and sales law & European private law; joint ventures and collaborative alliances. A new part on foreign direct investment that includes a chapt...