By Kees Jansen,Sietze Vellema
The quantity explores how a few have answered to environmental pressures by way of exploiting new consumer-created markets; a few replaced their construction practices in a sustainable manner; whereas others have complied with (or resisted) country environmental rules, particularly labelling platforms and certification. each one research explores how institutional, cultural, fiscal, political and technological contexts form the techniques of massive enterprise. subject matters contain 'green bananas', genetically converted tomatoes and soy, the recent markets in natural produce, well-being and insecticides, and entry to justice.
The booklet explains why a few organizations are profitable in introducing environmentally pleasant thoughts, and others usually are not. the foremost to figuring out contrasting results is analyzing the interplay among inner company environments the place revenue and potency concerns predominate, and exterior environments the place buyer personal tastes, NGO pressures and executive law are vital. The e-book additionally explores attainable new roles for the general public area. the result's a worldly and important research of commercial practices and regulatory structures within the agro-food sector.
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Agribusiness and Society: Corporate Responses to Environmentalism, Market Opportunities and Public Regulation by Kees Jansen,Sietze Vellema