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Kitimat Clean Ltd.

Authors: Grant, Rebecca A.; Klein, Saul
Product Type: Cases
Source: Richard Ivey School of Business
Publication Year: 2015

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In late June 2014, the Canadian government had just approved a pipeline to carry bitumen from Alberta to the British Columbia coast. The immediate reaction from First Nations and environmental groups was extremely negative. Against this backdrop, the executive had put forward a radical proposal to refine the bitumen in British Columbia before shipping it across the Pacific Ocean…

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Joining Forces: Collaboration and Leadership for Sustainability

Authors: Kiron, David; Kruschwitz, Nina; Haanaes, Knut; Reeves, Martin; Fuisz-Kehrbach, Sonja-Katrin; Kell, Georg
Product Type: Policy and Issue Reports
Source: Boston Consulting Group; MIT Sloan Management Review; United Nations Global Compact
Publication Year: 2015

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As a part of the annual study by MIT Sloan Management Review's Sustainability & Innovation project, the 2014 research focused on the critical role of sustainability collaborations that address systemic issues, and on the role of the board of directors in guiding their companies’ sustainability efforts…

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Unilever: Combatting Global Food Waste

Authors: Drake, David; Hammond, Janice H.; Preble, Matthew
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2015

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The global consumer goods company Unilever was on pace to hit a number of aggressive targets by 2020 as part of the Unilever Sustainable Living Project, including a goal to halve the waste associated with the disposal of its products. By encouraging consumers to better manage their food purchases, did Unilever risk harming its own sales or those of its retail customers? Could Unilever encourage industry-wide changes to have a real impact on global environmental sustainability?

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Envision, Strategize, Transform: Desso's Journey to Sustainability (A, B)

Authors: Koyryak, Oksana; Maylor, Harvey
Product Type: Cases
Source: Cranfield School of Management
Publication Year: 2015

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This case is about the journey that Desso has taken to become a leader in sustainable design and manufacturing of flooring solutions and turning its performance around in the process.

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A New Psychology for Sustainability Leadership: The Hidden Power of Ecological Worldviews

Author: Schein, Steve
Product Type: Books / Book Chapters
Source: Greenleaf Publishing
Publication Year: 2015

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In this book, Schein explores the deeper psychological motivations of sustainability leaders. He shows how these motivations relate to overall effectiveness and capacity to lead transformational change and he explores the ways in which the complexity of sustainability is driving new approaches to leadership.

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Breaking the Tragedy of the Horizon - Climate Change and Financial Stability

Author: Carney, Mark
Product Type: Speeches
Source: Bank of England
Publication Year: 2015

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In this speech at Lloyd’s of London, Bank of England governor Mark Carney warns insurers of the heavy risks and coming pitfalls of climate change. Addressing these issues will require us to tackle what Carney calls the Tragedy of the Horizon.

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Shell and the Arctic

Author: Inkpen, Andrew C.
Product Type: Cases
Source: Thunderbird School of Global Management
Publication Year: 2015

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This case allows the instructor to discuss how the upstream oil and gas industry works and the risks associated with complex exploration projects in areas such as the Arctic. The oil and gas industry is capital and technologically intensive, and Shell's experience demonstrates that even after spending billions of dollars there can be limited tangible results.

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Soda Politics: Taking on Big Soda (and Winning)

Author: Nestle, Marion
Product Type: Books / Book Chapters
Source: Oxford University Press
Publication Year: 2015

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Sodas are astonishing products. Little more than flavored sugar-water, these drinks cost practically nothing to produce or buy, yet have turned their makers--principally Coca-Cola and PepsiCo--into a multibillion-dollar industry with global recognition, distribution, and political power. So how did products containing absurdly inexpensive ingredients become multibillion dollar industries and international brand icons, while also having a devastating impact on public health?

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The German ‘Energiewende’: RWE’s Strategic Choice

Authors: Busch, Timo; Richert, Marcel
Product Type: Cases
Source: University of Hamburg
Publication Year: 2015

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This case has been written to facilitate classroom discussion and engage debates for MBA/MS-level students in the form of a stakeholder role-play. The case focuses on the challenge of RWE to determine its future corporate strategy. It enables students to understand how legislative developments, market transformations and new technologies can fundamentally impact incumbents in a traditional industry.

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2015 Aspen Institute Faculty Pioneer Awards

How can companies tackle inequality and contribute to an economy that works for all? Aspen Faculty Pioneers tackle this question head-on in the business school classroom.

Author: The Aspen Institute Business and Society Program
Product Type: Featured Collections; Featured Users
Source: The Aspen Institute Business and Society Program
Publication Year: 2015

For over a decade, the Aspen Institute Faculty Pioneer Awards have recognized faculty who are at the vanguard of teaching and scholarship. Dubbed “the Oscars of the business school world” by the Financial Times, these awards celebrate educators who demonstrate leadership and risk-taking— and blaze a trail toward curriculum and scholarship that deeply examines the relationships between capital markets, firms, and the public good.

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