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The Resource Green Economy in the Western Balkans : Towards a Sustainable Future

Green Economy in the Western Balkans : Towards a Sustainable Future

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Green Economy in the Western Balkans : Towards a Sustainable Future
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Green Economy in the Western Balkans
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Towards a Sustainable Future
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eng
Summary
This book presents a multidisciplinary approach to the Western Balkans, addressing topics from the green image of a country, sustainable waste management, the way in which SMEs develop green entrepreneurship, sustainability in tourism and  trade, green consumerism, energy efficiency, and conservation projects
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Green Economy in the Western Balkans : Towards a Sustainable Future
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Green Economy in the Western Balkans : Towards a Sustainable Future
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Contents
  • "Front Cover" -- "Green Economy in the Western Balkans" -- "Copyright Page" -- "Contents" -- "List of Contributors" -- "Preface" -- "1 The Basic Postulates of the Green Image of a Country: The Case of Croatia" -- "Introduction" -- "Defining the Concept of Green Image of a Country" -- "Country Image" -- "Construct of Green Image" -- "Green Initiatives in Selected Sectors of the Croatian Economy" -- "Consumer-Related Initiatives" -- "Business-Related Initiatives" -- "Society-Related Initiatives" -- "Methodology" -- "Group Interviews" -- "Survey" -- "Findings" -- "The Qualitative Study among the Two Groups of Tourists" -- "The Quantitative Study on the Sample of Tourists" -- "Conclusion" -- "Limitations and Suggestions for Research" -- "Acknowledgement" -- "References" -- "2 Going Beyond Green: Exploring Sustainability in Slovenia" -- "Introduction" -- "Macroeconomic View on Sustainability Assessment" -- "How Are Slovenian Companies Contributing to Sustainability?" -- "Slovenian Consumers and Their Adoption of Sustainable Lifestyles" -- "Discussion and Conclusions: Where to Go from Here?" -- "Acknowledgments" -- "References" -- "3 SMEs and Green Growth: The Effectiveness of Support Mechanisms and Initiatives Matters" -- "Introduction" -- "Theoretical Background" -- "Research Hypotheses" -- "Methodology" -- "Results and Analysis" -- "Conclusion" -- "References" -- "4 Sustainable Waste Management Practices: Challenges in the Republic Of Macedonia" -- "Introduction" -- "Legal Framework on Waste Management in the Republic of Macedonia" -- "Results of the Implementation of the Waste Management Strategy in the Republic of Macedonia" -- "Packaging and Packaging Waste Management in the Republic of Macedonia" -- "Results from Packaging and Packaging Waste Management in the Republic of Macedonia"
  • "PAKOMAK and Its Activities as a Company Licensed for Management of Packaging and Packaging Waste in Macedonia" -- "PAKOMAK and the Education on Packaging Waste Management for the Youngest" -- "Conclusion" -- "Note" -- "Acknowledgment" -- "References" -- "5 Managing Environmental Component of Sustainable Development in Trade Sector of Serbia" -- "Introduction" -- "Trade and Retail in the Context of Sustainable Development â{u0080}{u0093} Literature Review" -- "Environmental Component of Sustainable Development and Its Importance in Trade" -- "Methodology Research" -- "Economic Performance of the Trade Sector in the Republic of Serbia" -- "Environmental Component of Sustainable Development in Trade Companies in Serbia" -- "Conclusion" -- "Note" -- "Acknowledgments" -- "References" -- "6 Green Orientation in Tourism of Western Balkan Countries" -- "Introduction" -- "Sustainable Tourism Development as a Basis for a Green Orientation" -- "Tourism in Western Balkan Countries" -- "The Role of Eco-Labelling in Reaching Green Orientation" -- "Eco-Labelling in Western Balkan Countries" -- "Theoretical and Managerial Implications" -- "Conclusion" -- "Notes" -- "References" -- "7 Potentials of Upper Danube Region in the Republic of Serbia for Sustainable Tourism Development" -- "Introduction" -- "The Concept of Sustainable Tourism Development" -- "The Resources of the Upper Danube Region Relevant for Tourism Development" -- "Concept of Destination Marketing and Management to the Upper Danube Region" -- "Perspectives for Rural Tourism Development" -- "Conclusion" -- "Acknowledgments" -- "References" -- "8 Socially Responsible Enterprises for Sustainable Future: Greening Practices from Slovenia" -- "Introduction" -- "Social Responsibility and Its Needfulness in Enterprises" -- "Socially Responsible Practices â{u0080}{u0093} Cases from Slovenia"
  • "Socially Responsible Practices in Tourism Industry" -- "The Case of the Domel Group â{u0080}{u0093} Sustainable Innovative Solutions" -- "Practice Recommendations â{u0080}{u0093} Requisitely Holistic Integral Management Approach Taking into Account Social Responsibility" -- "Recommendations to Policy Makers" -- "Concluding Remarks" -- "Notes" -- "Acknowledgements" -- "References" -- "9 Consumer Innovativeness and Organic Food Purchase Intentions" -- "Introduction" -- "Theoretical Background and Hypotheses Specification" -- "Factor Influencing Organic Food Purchase Intention" -- "Research Framework and Hypotheses Specification" -- "Organic Food Knowledge and Purchase Intention" -- "Subjective Norm and Purchase Intention" -- "Personal Norm and Purchase Intention" -- "Organic Food Availability and Purchase Intention" -- "Organic Food Scepticism and Purchase Intention" -- "Organic Food Attitude and Purchase Intention" -- "Moderating Effect of Consumer Innovativeness" -- "Method" -- "Procedure and Participants" -- "Results" -- "Discussion" -- "Conclusion" -- "References" -- "10 Why Is Energy Efficiency (IR)Relevant for Western Balkans Countries?" -- "Introduction" -- "Theoretical Considerations" -- "Energy and Economic Efficiency and Energy Consumption" -- "Energy Efficiency Gap" -- "Literature Review" -- "Economic and Energy Framework of Western Balkan Countries" -- "Basic Energy Data for Western Balkans" -- "Socio-Economic Benefits of Energy Efficiency in WB6 Countries" -- "Harmonization with Regulations of European Union" -- "Reduction of Energy Dependence" -- "Impact on Health" -- "Barriers to Energy Efficiency in Western Balkans Countries" -- "Concluding Remarks" -- "References" -- "11 Sustainable Development and Active Management of Water in Bosnia and Herzegovina" -- "Introduction" -- "Sustainable Development"
  • "Sustainable Development in Bosnia and Herzegovina after 2002" -- "State of Water Management in Bosnia and Herzegovina" -- "Water as a Renewable Energy Source and Sustainable Development" -- "Conclusion" -- "References" -- "12 Agriculture and Entrepreneurship as a Factor of Sustainable Development of Montenegro" -- "Montenegrin Agriculture â{u0080}{u0093} Specific Features and Characteristics" -- "Strategic Directions for the Agricultural Development" -- "Objectives of the Agricultural Policy of Montenegro" -- "Economic Measures Include: Cost, Investment, Taxation and Policy of Exports and Imports." -- "Regional Development of Montenegro" -- "Rural and Urban Development of Montenegro" -- "Agriculture and Small- and Medium-Size Enterprises" -- "Agriculture and Family Business" -- "Advantages and Disadvantages of Family Business" -- "Conclusion" -- "References" -- "About the Editors" -- "About the Authors"
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