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Costing the Earth: The Challenge for Governments, the Opportunities for Business
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Harvard Business School Pr
Publication date March 1, 1993
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780875844107
ISBN-10 0875844103
Dimensions 0.75 by 6 by 9.50 in.
Weight 1.15 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $19.95
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Amazon.com description: Product Description: In Costing the Earth, Frances Cairncross shows the ways in which government can and must create the right conditions for businesses to develop environmentally sound practices and products. Covering issues such as water pollution, the greenhouse effect, and the destruction of the rain forests in a global context, the author shows how governments can design environmental policies that spur industry to innovate. Using economically based arguments, she demonstrates how the needs of industry must go hand in hand with those of ecology.

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Hardcover
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from Harvard Business School Pr (March 1, 1992)
9780875843155 | details & prices | 6.50 × 9.50 × 1.25 in. | 1.60 lbs | List price $29.95
About: Discusses how an alliance between government and business can provide both environmental protection and economic growth
Paperback
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from Harvard Business School Pr (March 1, 1993)
9780875844107 | details & prices | 6.00 × 9.50 × 0.75 in. | 1.15 lbs | List price $19.95
About: In Costing the Earth, Frances Cairncross shows the ways in which government can and must create the right conditions for businesses to develop environmentally sound practices and products.

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