Making Sustainability Work

Best Practices in Managing and Measuring Corporate Social, Environmental and Economic Impacts

by Marc J Epstein , Adriana Rejc Buhovac

Number of pages: 308

Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers

BBB Library: Economics and Investment

ISBN: 9781609949938

About the Authors

Marc J Epstein : Marc J Epstein is a distinguished full time business school professor


Adriana Rejc Buhovac : Dr. Adriana Rejc Buhovac is a professor of Management at the


Editorial Review

In recent years, corporations of all sizes and orientations have become more sensitive to social issues and stakeholder concerns, and they are collectively striving to become better corporate citizens (in some cases, urged on by shareholder pressure or government regulations). The best practices in corporate sustainability are no longer the exclusive domain of companies like Ben & Jerry's or Body Shop as they were a decade ago; now, large, multi-national companies like G.E. and Wal-Mart are leading the way with significant financial and organizational commitments to social and environmental issues. To help managers and academics keep their eye on the ever-moving target of sustainability, award-winning author and academic Marc Epstein's provides an authoritative and comprehensive guide to implementing corporate sustainability initiatives and to measuring both their social and financial impacts.

Book Reviews

"Epstein offers guidance on implementing sustainability initiatives. Subjects include creating budgets, engaging with stakeholders, and quantifying projects’ social and financial impacts."Stanford Social Innovation Review

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