TITLE

CLIMATE CHANGE AND ENVIRONMENTAL PERFORMANCE: A LONGITUDINAL STUDY IN THE U.S. SKI RESORT INDUSTRY

PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Academy of Management Annual Meeting Proceedings;2011, Vol. 2011 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a longitudinal study which examined the impact of corporate climate change vulnerability and environmental performance on the ski resort industry in the U.S. The researcher defined the term "climate change vulnerability" as the level to which a system is unable to cope with, or susceptible to, adverse affects of climate change such as climate extremes and variability. He also investigated the dependence of firms on ecological resources provisioned directly by the natural environment.
ACCESSION #
65869662

 

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