Describe the basic environments (legal, social, economic) in which a business operates.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 16, 2018, 7:21 pm ad1c9bdddf
The legal environment a business operates in is basically the laws of the land in which they do business. It also includes the type of legal tradition the market has. For example is a civil code of laws where everything is codified, leaving not much to interpretation like continental Europe or is an interpretive tradition based on legal precedent and legal interpretation of the judges like we and the British have. In the later case, a business would do well to have excellent legal council to help in the interpretive tradition based on precedent. Also, though this may drift over ...
The legal environment a business operates in is basically ...
Global Challenges and Companies' Environmental Policies
Company Environment Policy
Issues of global warming, emission of CO2 gases, and corporate social responsibility are receiving increasing attention from interest groups, legal and governmental establishments, and the media.
Research and write a comparison and contrast report examining the "green" policies of General Electric (GE), Florida Power and Light Company (FPL) and two other companies. Visit the companies' web sites and review sections that describe its environmental policies.
Also, review the environmental activities' section in the 10-K public annual reports.
In the report, be sure to include answers to the following questions:
1. What percentage of the companies had an environmental policy?
2. What surprises did you find?
3/ Why do some companies choose to become involved in industrial ecology while others do not?
The paper must also discuss managing interdependence between host and home countries, social responsibility and ethics.View Full Posting Details