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The Resource Tomorrow's markets : global trends and their implications for business, Don S. Doering [and others]

Tomorrow's markets : global trends and their implications for business, Don S. Doering [and others]

Label
Tomorrow's markets : global trends and their implications for business
Title
Tomorrow's markets
Title remainder
global trends and their implications for business
Statement of responsibility
Don S. Doering [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This publication joins the World Business Council for Sustainable Development, the World Resources Institute and the United Nations Environment Programme to identify the trends that are shaping the global business environment. These trends are shaping a new marketscape, the landscape through which business must navigate to succeed
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
330.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
HC59.15
LC item number
.T66 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Doering, Don S
  • United Nations Environment Programme
  • World Business Council for Sustainable Development
  • World Resources Institute
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Economic history
  • Commerce
  • Globalization
Label
Tomorrow's markets : global trends and their implications for business, Don S. Doering [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"E.02.III.D.22" -- Back cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Win-win progress -- Preface / Michael Porter -- People and tomorrow's markets: Serving society -- Population: Expanding population in developing regions will create large markets dominated by the young -- Wealth: Global wealth is rising but the income gap grows wider -- Nutrition: Millions are malnourished amidst an abundance of food -- Health: Life expectancy rises, yet preventable disease continues to limit development -- Education: Primary education is widespread but opportunities for learning elude many -- Innovation: More value with less impact -- Consumption: Rising consumption creates environmental risks and business opportunities -- Energy: Escalating demand for energy propels economic development but threatens Earth's climate -- Emissions: Pollution remains a global challenge -- Efficiency: Throughput still grows even as energy and materials efficiency improves -- Natural capital: Preserving the resource base -- Ecosystems: The productive capacity of the planet is in decline -- Agriculture: Food production is the basis of many economies but threatens the ecosystems upon which it depends -- Water: Freshwater is growing scarce amidst competing human needs -- Connections: Doing business in a networked world -- Urbanization: Urban growth concentrates business opportunities and societal challenges -- Mobility: Humans are more mobile, accelerating the flow of goods and knowledge and raising demand for energy and infrastructure -- Communications: Access to information and communication technologies enables economic opportunity -- Labor: As economies become service-based, women are a growing part of the formal labor force -- Roles and responsibilities: Earning license-to-operate -- Democracy: Democracy spreads, creating improved conditions for market-based economies -- Accountability: Civil society is demanding greater accountability and transparency from government and business -- Privatization: Private sector investment is increasingly financing economic development
Control code
49732497
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
61 pages
Isbn
9781569734971
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2002101675
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, map
Label
Tomorrow's markets : global trends and their implications for business, Don S. Doering [and others]
Publication
Note
"E.02.III.D.22" -- Back cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Win-win progress -- Preface / Michael Porter -- People and tomorrow's markets: Serving society -- Population: Expanding population in developing regions will create large markets dominated by the young -- Wealth: Global wealth is rising but the income gap grows wider -- Nutrition: Millions are malnourished amidst an abundance of food -- Health: Life expectancy rises, yet preventable disease continues to limit development -- Education: Primary education is widespread but opportunities for learning elude many -- Innovation: More value with less impact -- Consumption: Rising consumption creates environmental risks and business opportunities -- Energy: Escalating demand for energy propels economic development but threatens Earth's climate -- Emissions: Pollution remains a global challenge -- Efficiency: Throughput still grows even as energy and materials efficiency improves -- Natural capital: Preserving the resource base -- Ecosystems: The productive capacity of the planet is in decline -- Agriculture: Food production is the basis of many economies but threatens the ecosystems upon which it depends -- Water: Freshwater is growing scarce amidst competing human needs -- Connections: Doing business in a networked world -- Urbanization: Urban growth concentrates business opportunities and societal challenges -- Mobility: Humans are more mobile, accelerating the flow of goods and knowledge and raising demand for energy and infrastructure -- Communications: Access to information and communication technologies enables economic opportunity -- Labor: As economies become service-based, women are a growing part of the formal labor force -- Roles and responsibilities: Earning license-to-operate -- Democracy: Democracy spreads, creating improved conditions for market-based economies -- Accountability: Civil society is demanding greater accountability and transparency from government and business -- Privatization: Private sector investment is increasingly financing economic development
Control code
49732497
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
61 pages
Isbn
9781569734971
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2002101675
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, map

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