By Kaija Belfry Munroe

ISBN-10: 1487500556

ISBN-13: 9781487500559

Climate switch skeptics and enterprise pundits alike are confident that any public coverage tools used to curtail environmental degradation are antithetical to the pursuits of the company group. although, many businesses have truly pop out in favour of carbon pricing.

In Business in a altering Climate, Kaija Belfry Munroe examines this counterintuitive motion and, in doing so, explains how huge enterprises confirm their personal tastes for public coverage suggestions. Her research of 13 commercial institutions and seventeen organizations from industries corresponding to petrochemical, forestry, mining, and metal, finds that, regardless of the better expenditures, those industries desire carbon pricing over voluntary agreements. in response to enlightening interviews with executives, executive, and NGO officers, Belfry Munroe argues that the attractiveness of weather swap coverage by way of businesses will depend on the dangers posed to capital investments and investor concern.

Business in a altering Climate is the 1st ebook to invite significant pollutants emitting industries in Canada what their personal tastes are with appreciate to weather change.

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