Track the Institute's progress in creating a sustainable campus.
As part of its commitment to students, faculty, and the general public, the Institute publishes summary statistics of its sustainability efforts. Here you can find information on the Institute's greenhouse gas and waste audits. These statistics serve as a tracking device for you. Every year we put continue to work towards our goals to further reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and non-recyclable waste that can be monitored here.
“Communicating Change in a Complex World” will bring leading professional communicators and media managers to the Monterey Institute on November 20 to examine the emerging role of social media and digital organizing as vehicles for change.
Bruce Paton teaches courses on sustainable business, corporate social responsibility, and global business strategy.
His research focuses on business strategies and public policies for sustainability. A major emphasis in this research is development of methods for designing and evaluating voluntary and collaborative initiatives to address social and environmental issues in management.
Sustainable business, corporate social responsibility, global business strategy, social and environmental issues in management.
B.A., Environmental Science, Wesleyan University; MBA, Stanford University; Ph.D., Environmental Studies, University of California, Santa Cruz.
Paton, B. and Halme, M. (2007) “Bringing the needs of the poor into the BOP debate”. Business Strategy and the Environment16(8): 585-586.
Paton, B. and Halme, M. (2007) “Reframing the BOP Debate in GIN.” Business Strategy and the Environment 16(2): 169-170
Paton, B. (2006) ‘Collaboration among industry, civil society, and government for sustainability:a framework for identifying opportunities’, Progress in Industrial Ecology – An International Journal, Vol. 3, Nos. 1/2, pp.148–162.
Paton, B. (2006) “Dynamics of Voluntary Product Labeling Programs: An Energy Star Case Study” in T. deBruijn and V. Norberg-Bohm (eds.), Industrial Transformation: Environmental Policy Innovation in the United States and Europe, MIT Press.
Paton, B.(2005) “Efficiency Gains within Firms under Voluntary Environmental Initiatives”, in K. Hargroves and M.H. Smith (eds), The Natural Advantage of Nations - Business Opportunities, Innovation and Governance in the 21st Century, EA Press, Crows Nest, NSW Australia.
Paton, B. (2005). “Mental Models of Voluntary Environmental Initiatives”, in K. Hargroves and M.H. Smith (eds), The Natural Advantage of Nations - Business Opportunities, Innovation and Governance in the 21st Century, EA Press, Crows Nest, NSW Australia.
Howarth, R.B., Haddad, B. and B. Paton (2004). “Energy Efficiency and Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Correcting Market Failures Using Voluntary Participation Programs” in P. Thalman and A. Baranzini, (eds) Voluntary Approaches in Climate Policy Edward Elgar Publishing, Cheltenham, UK.