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Study Reveals “Greenwashing” Does Not Appear to be Prevalent
Study Reveals “Greenwashing” Does Not Appear to be Prevalent
Academic researchers at the Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business recently studied whether companies that make positive discretionary environmental announcements in the press improve their overall environmental performance more than companies that do not.
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The Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business Celebrates Fifth Anniversary
The Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business Celebrates Fifth Anniversary
This year, the Ray C. Anderson Center for Sustainable Business at Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business (“Center”) celebrates its fifth anniversary. It launched in 2013 as the Center for Business Strategies for Sustainability. In January 2015, after receiving a $5 million commitment from the Ray C. Anderson Foundation, the Center was renamed for Anderson, a sustainable business visionary and Georgia Tech alumnus (IE 1956, Honorary PhD 2011).
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Carbon Reduction Challenge Awards Top Prize to Chick-fil-A Intern
Carbon Reduction Challenge Awards Top Prize to Chick-fil-A Intern
A Georgia Tech undergraduate student teamed up with Chick-fil-A staff over the summer to reduce millions of pounds of heat-trapping greenhouse gases while delivering significant cost savings.
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Is Tax Avoidance a Sustainability Issue?
Is Tax Avoidance a Sustainability Issue?
How does tax avoidance raise issues related to sustainability?
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Is Greenwashing Prevalent?
Is Greenwashing Prevalent?
Do firms that make positive discretionary environmental disclosures in the press improve their overall environmental performance more than firms that do not make such public disclosures?
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Rethinking Sustainability in Light of the EU’s New Circular Economy Policy
Scheller College of Business Professor Atalay Atasu was recently published in Harvard Business Review for his research around successful business practices in a circular economy.
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Team FullCircle
Designing New Climate Change Solutions with Inspiration that is Millions of Years Old
Designing New Climate Change Solutions with Inspiration that is Millions of Years Old
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How Does the Stock Market React to Announcements of Environmental Initiatives?
How Does the Stock Market React to Announcements of Environmental Initiatives?
How do announcements of environmentally friendly initiatives affect the shareholder value of publicly traded companies?
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