Re-thinking on the role of business in biodiversity conservation
AbstractToday we face the challenge of building biodiversity business. There is a need to develop new business models and market mechanisms for biodiversity conservation, while also raising awareness and persuading the public and policy-makers that biodiversity can be conserved on a commercial basis. In this context the present paper is analyzing the arise of a new economic concept ‘business biodiversity’, focusing on the strategic importance of biodiversity for business and also presenting some business biodiversity models which have already began to have success in the global economy.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 12596.
Date of creation: Dec 2008
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Publication status: Published in The Annales of Spiru Haret University - Economics Series 8.4(2008): pp. 33-38
sustainable development; biodiversity; business biodiversity; economics of biodiversity;
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