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Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Clair Gammage, Tonia Novitz
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019 - Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

Sustainable development remains a high priority in international politics, as governments seek new methods of managing the consumption of resources while maintaining national economic growth. This timely book explores how the contours and facets of sustainability shape international laws and regulations that govern trade, investment and finance.'
Trade Investment and the Environment
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Halina Ward
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-28 - Publisher: Routledge

A discussion on the future of trade, investment and the environment. It sets out the trade, investment and environment agenda in the run-up to the Millennium Round of trade negotiations. Topics covered include: building markets for sustainable trade; environmental regulation; finance and transnational corporations; environmental regulation and international investment; and
Food Security and Sustainability
Language: en
Pages: 268
Authors: George Mergos, Marina Papanastassiou
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-26 - Publisher: Springer

This edited volume brings together contributions from experts on a range of food security issues, and examines them through a number of case studies. A Millennium Development goal and important policy concern, food security is experiencing renewed interest due to globalisation, which has led to population affluence, changing consumption, and
Financing Sustainability
Language: en
Pages: 223
Authors: Marco Kerste, N. Rosenboom, Bernd Jan Sikken, J. Weda
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: VU Uitgeverij

"Sustainability thinking is rapidly gaining traction. It offers an inspiring vision for the future of the world and provides significant business and investment opportunities. Based on insights from over 300 empirical studies, this book explores the possibilities in the field of renewable energy finance, carbon trading, and sustainable investing. In
Sustainable Development in World Trade Law
Language: en
Pages: 735
Authors: Markus W. Gehring, Marie-Claire Cordonier Segger
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01-01 - Publisher: Kluwer Law International B.V.

In Johannesburg at the World Summit on Sustainable Development in 2002, over one hundred and eighty states assumed a collective responsibility to advance and strengthen the interdependent and mutually reinforcing pillars of sustainable development economic development, social development, an environmental protection at the local, national, regional and global levels. This