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The Greening of Asia The Business Case for Solving Asia's Environmental Emergency

Author: Mark L Clifford
Publisher: New York Columbia University Press 2015
Series: Columbia Business School Publishing
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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One of Asia's best-respected writers on business and economy, Hong Kong-based author Mark L. Clifford provides a behind-the-scenes look at what companies in China, India, Japan, Korea, the Philippines, South Korea, Singapore, and Thailand are doing to build businesses that will lessen the environmental impact of Asia's extraordinary economic growth. Dirty air, foul water, and hellishly overcrowded cities are  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Online-Publikation
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mark L Clifford
ISBN: 9780231166089 0231166087 9780231539203 0231539207
OCLC Number: 904237991
Awards: Winner of Chris Welles Prize 2016
Winner of Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2017
Description: 1 online resource (321 Seiten)
Contents: Frontmatter --
Contents --
Preface --
Introduction: Green Shoots Under Soot-Stained Skies --
Part I. Energy: Sun, Wind, and the End of Coal --
1. The Sun Kings --
2. Blowin' in the Wind --
Part II. Our Human World: Cities, Buildings, Wheels --
3. Cities in a Garden --
4. Buildings for a Greener Asia --
5. Asia on the Move: Cars and Trains --
Part III. Nature: Forests, Farms, and Water --
6. "Water Is More Important than Oil" --
7. The Tropical Challenge: Saving Asia's Lungs --
8. "Adhere and Prosper": One Company's Quest for Green Power --
Conclusion: From Black to Green: Asia's Challenge --
Appendix: Companies to Watch --
Notes --
Bibliography --
Index
Series Title: Columbia Business School Publishing
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A hopeful look at the next business boom: partnerships between Asian corporations, the government, and civil society to create new technologies that will help save the most crowded places on Earth.  Read more...

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