Globalization and Sustainable Development

A Business Perspective

by Martin Oyevaar, Diego Vazquez-Brust & Harrie van Bommel

What is really meant by globalization and sustainability? How can definitions of sustainability be translated into policy and business practice?

Globalization and Sustainable Development explores the complex and dynamic nature of globalization and sustainability, analysing the main ideas, ethical principles and processes driving the growth and development of the global economy. Including a wide range of international cases from a variety of industries, it anchors key concepts in a modern global context and provides an overall picture of what it means to be a sustainable business.

This core textbook is the ideal companion for undergraduate and postgraduate students taking modules in international business or sustainable development.