Essays about: "Sustainability Accounting Tools"

Found 5 essays containing the words Sustainability Accounting Tools.

  1. 1. Participatory Modelling for Carbon Footprint Analysis : A Case Study at DeLava

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM); KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Emil Deckner; Carl Mailer; [2020]
    Keywords : carbon footprint; corporate sustainability; participatory modelling; mediated modelling; system thinking; organisational learning; sustainability strategy; koldioxidutsläpp; hållbart företagande; participativ modellering; medlande modellering; systemtänkande; lärande i organisation; hållbarhetsstrategi;

    Abstract : Because of global warming, companies have started to tackle sustainability issues within their operations, but major uncertainties exist on how to establish a quantitative baseline of the current environmental performance of companies. Numerous investigations have been made to assess the carbon footprint of companies with a variety of methods, tools and strategies. READ MORE

  2. 2. Integrated Reporting <IR> Framework - a strategic move to sustainability?

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för strategisk hållbar utveckling; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för strategisk hållbar utveckling; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för strategisk hållbar utveckling

    Author : Rick Tol; Tuba Atabey; Kerstin Antonsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainability; reporting; Integrated reporting; business communication; performance management; business strategy; accounting; non-financial value; trade-offs;

    Abstract : Global society is threatened by many social and ecological challenges, together they form a complex environment defined in this thesis as the sustainability challenge. Organizations have a major impact on this challenge, with business strategy being the leverage point. READ MORE

  3. 3. Tools for Sustainability Management Accounting: A survey of the frequency and purpose of using tools for sustainability management accounting in Swedish listed companies

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Jacob Carlsson; [2017-08-08]
    Keywords : Sustainability Management Accounting; Sustainable Development; Sustainability Accounting Tools; Contingency Theory;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting.... READ MORE

  4. 4. Profit or Loss? Exploring the Decision-Making Value of Natural Capital Accounting for Businesses

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Elena Talalasova; [2017]
    Keywords : natural capital accounting; corporate decision-making; integration; environmental information; monetary evaluation; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The aim of the study at had was to explore the potential of Natural Capital Accounting (NCA) to integrate environment into business decision-making. In order to fulfill the aim, the research was split into three main parts. READ MORE

  5. 5. Gauging Corporate Governance for Sustainability : Public-Private Partnership in Accounting for Sustainable Development

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Alexander R. Shelley; [2013]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Accountability; Corporate Social Responsibility; Environmental Social Governance; Metals Minerals and Mining; Sustainability Reporting; Transparency;

    Abstract : Corporate finance reporting is based in rigorous, rules-based frameworks yet environmental and social reporting does not seem to have these normalised tools. The sustainable development of the business movement, in terms of increased environmental and social responsibility, will remain marginal as long as policy decisions maintain their direction towards old models of corporate governance that are not based on the key principles of the triple-bottom line, CSR and accountability. READ MORE