GRADUATE PROGRAM IN LAW
Business Strategy & Environmental Responsibility
Summer Session 2008
IMPORTANT NOTICE: We will communicate with enrolled students via their University Webmail account only.
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ANU College of Law, Australian National University, Fellows Road, Acton ACT 0200 Tel 02-6125.3965 firstname.lastname@example.org
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The course will be taught in intensive, on the following days: Days: Time: Room: 11-13 March 2008 9am-6pm (day 2 & 3 start earlier by negotiation) ANU House, Collins St Melbourne
Environmental concerns have an increasing impact on business success. To maintain their competitive advantage, corporate managers must stay ahead of the curve, shifting their focus from environmental management to environmental strategy. This course is concerned with how business can and should respond to environmental challenges. New technologies, untapped markets and regulatory innovations all present business opportunities to be seized by companies with foresight. The question is how to turn environment to a strategic advantage. The course explores the effects of environmentalism on corporate management, examining recent thinking on the role of environment in business, how environmental forces are driving change, how best to respond to external pressures, and how business managers can think about environmental issues in a strategic way. In particular, how can business can best respond to the pressures of regulation, markets, financial institutions, consumers and NGOs? The course will be of particular value to business managers at all... [continues]
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