Posts Tagged ‘ transparency ’

Why Transparency Matters

Sep 10th, 2012 | By
Why Transparency Matters

We’ve all heard references to transparency and the need for more openness in business conduct.  This article explores two important and independent trend lines associated with business transparency: the cost of acquiring reliable data on business externalities; and the willingness of consumers to pay for this information.  The cost of acquiring data continues to fall,
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Africa: Strengthening the EHS Regulatory Framework

Jun 14th, 2011 | By
Africa: Strengthening the EHS Regulatory Framework

  This article is the first in a two-part series analyzing environmental, health, and safety (EHS) laws and regulations in Africa. This installment identifies potential causes of recent improvements in the EHS regulatory frameworks in African countries.  The second article analyzes recent EHS trends in Africa and predicts future developments.  Recent Changes in EHS Regulations
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