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Making a Difference in a Sustainable Way

In last week’s reading I was able to learn more about what some people believe are the best, most reasonable ways to combat climate change. Paul Krugman in his article stated that we should try to implement cap-and-trade, carbon taxes … Continue reading

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Money controls the environment

              The world we live in today is controlled majorly by the money and power of it that is put into play. The way we use the carbon control of the climate change is a big deal. If we don’t … Continue reading

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Thinking About Ethical Production In Day to Day Life

As I learn more about sustainability specifically in the fashion industry I have learned that it is a much wider problem than I previously thought. While reading articles and others’ insights I have learned that there are many problems creating … Continue reading

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We Can Make a Difference!

When reading article 5, it is easily comparable to my chosen wicked problem: Pollution in the fashion industry. Since the article was about how to reduce carbon emissions and other pollutants, I found it very interesting. The writer of this … Continue reading

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Different Roles in Sustainability and Company Improvements

Before reading the article, I was already aware that a reduction in carbon, pollution, and greenhouse gas emissions is necessary for a sustainable future. However, I did not realize how difficult it is for stakeholders to agree on regulations due … Continue reading

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More than just a wicked problem

The reading for last week, “Is Poverty Responsible for Global Environmental Degradation”, was very interesting, it helped me better understand what Environmental degradation is in the first place, which is the loss in environmental quality from pollutants and improper land … Continue reading

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Government, Sustainability, and Business- can they all coexist?

I have learned a lot from the readings in this class. The last reading taught me a lot about the correlation between government involvement and a businesses sustainability practices. Krugman’s stance was that the market does a better job on … Continue reading

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Entrepreneurship and Sustainability

Last week we read an article, titled “Does the Market Work Better Than Government at Transitioning to Sustainability,” in which one author was supposed to argue from the position of the pro-government perspective, and the other author was supposed to … Continue reading

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Government VS Market

As I continue learning about the wicked problems we face when it comes to the environment, I feel more educated on why these issues are happening and the possible solutions. A wicked problem is very complex and is something that … Continue reading

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Businesses over Government

This semester so far has given me the opportunity to explore different sustainability causes and affects along with getting a better understanding of sustainability as a hole. I did not know what wicked problems were or have really never heard … Continue reading

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