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DVD: The Unforseen

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Product Type: Multimedia
Source: PBS Programming
Publication Year: 2007

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In the 1970's and 80's, Land Developer Gary Bradley worked to transform Austin, Texas' pristine hill country into lucrative residential subdivisions, making both headlines and lots of money...

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Global Growth Strategies in the Context of an Armed Conflict

Authors: Fuerst, S.; Penagos Tascon, J.; Villa Ramirez, J.
Product Type: Cases
Source: Universidad Eafit, Abierta al mundo
Publication Year: 2009

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The strategy used by Argos to become one of the biggest players of the cement industry in Latin America required three major steps: (1) Operation strengthening in areas where armed groups arise, (2) Administrative strengthening and design of the organizational structure, (3) Internationalization.

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Green Development

University of Michigan: BA605/NRE605

Author: Hoffman, Andrew J.
Product Type: Syllabi
Source: University of Michigan, U. of Michigan School of Business
Publication Year: 2007

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The course is intended to increase awareness of green construction issues, so that students will know the range of existing knowledge and issues. Every student that takes this course may one day be involved in the design of a new home or office building.

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Living PlanIT

Authors: Eccles, Robert G.; Edmondson, Amy C.; Thyne, Susan; Zuzul, Tiona
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2010

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Living PlanIT is a start-up company that has developed a new, innovative business model for sustainable urbanization. This model reflects the software and technology backgrounds of its founders, Steve Lewis and Malcolm Hutchinson, and is in vivid contrast to other models for green or smart cities that are variations on a massive real estate development project...

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Bringing Green Mainstream

Author: Byrnes, Nanette
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
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Publication Year: 2008

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Cherokee Investment is backing the Mainstream GreenHome, a residential laboratory for green building practices they believe will protect the environment and provide solid returns to investors.

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Conscious Growth: Why South Mountain Co. pursues deliberate rather than maximum growth

Author: Abrams, John
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles
Source: Business Ethics, Vol. 18, no. 2
Publication Year: 2004

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Is it true that small businesses are just big businesses that haven’t succeeded yet? John Abrams' company pursues conscious growth not maximum growth.

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Save Energy Now Assessment Helps Expand Energy Management Program at Shaw Industries

Flooring Company Saves $872,000 Annually by Improving Steam System Efficiency

Author: U.S. Department of Energy
Product Type: Cases
Source: U.S. Department of Energy
Publication Year: 2008

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The Shaw Industries carpet manufacturing plant #20 in Dalton, Georgia, optimized boiler operation and installed waste heat exchangers on two processes in the dye house and an economizer on one boiler, for a payback of 1.7 years.

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Johns-Manville and Riverwood-Schuller

Author: Sharplin, A
Product Type: Cases
Source: The Case Research Journal
Publication Year: 1993

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Manville Corporation used bankruptcy law to manage thousands of lawsuits resulting from its decades as the world's largest producer of asbestos.

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Haywood Builders Supply

Author: The National Center for Employee Ownership
Product Type: Mini-Cases
Source: The National Center for Employee Ownership
Publication Year: 2000

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At 7 p.m. on Friday, January 10, 1997 Philip Dooly, president of Haywood Builders Supply in Waynesville, NC, left work. An hour later a raging fire broke out.

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Construction Booming In Texas, But Many Workers Pay Dearly

Author: Goodwyn, Wade
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles; Multimedia
Source: NPR
Publication Year: 2013

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Homebuilding and commercial construction may be an economic driver for the state, but it's also an industry riddled with hazards. Years of illegal immigration have pushed wages down, and accidents and wage fraud are common.

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