By Jorge E. Rivera
It truly is more and more universal for companies to stand public rules and executive law that call for a few type of environmental or social safeguard. those protecting public rules have grown in quantity, complexity, and stringency during the last few many years, not just in industrialized international locations but in addition within the constructing global. during this e-book, Jorge Rivera provides a brand new theoretical framework for knowing the connection among protecting public rules and enterprise compliance. This framework explains varied degrees of industrial compliance by way of 3 various factors: the hyperlink among the levels of protecting public rules and varied degrees of commercial resistance, the impact of nation context, and the influence of firm-level features. the second one a part of the e-book helps and elaborates in this framework by means of offering empirical experiences that study voluntary environmental courses: the united states ski industry's Sustainable Slopes software and the Certification for Sustainable Tourism in Costa Rica.
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