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1 Which one of the answers listed is NOT a reason why businesses have been slow to adopt sustainable practices in regard to unemployment? Sustainable business practices often seem counterintuitive. Sustainable business practices mean larger profits in the long run. Employment levels follow the business cycle. Businesses might lay off people in order to meet profitability in a given quarter. CONCEPT Assessing Costs of Unemployment--Labor Economics 2 Sarah is a great teacher; however, she struggles with the technology used by potential students and school districts, and thus is not able to find work. Sarah's type of unemployment is considered __________. seasonal cyclical structural frictional CONCEPT Assessing Costs of Unemployment--Labor Economics 3 Which of the following situations has revealed the level of influence that investors have in defining public company behavior?
The US not signing the Kyoto Protocol Investors becoming increasingly aware of the immediacy related to climate change mitigation activities Investor vigilance regarding compensation for CEOs Increasing awareness of the holistic connection between social sustainability, investment returns and climate change CONCEPT Sustainable Returns--Investor Impact 4 The following is a list of methods used to gather information on the burden pollution places on society. Which of these is used to analyze how regulation affects market prices? Contingent valuation Hedonic pricing Cost-benefit analysis Healthcare outcomes CONCEPT Assessing Costs of Waste and Pollution--Environmental Economics 5 A good that a producer can prevent a consumer from using by charging a price is __________.

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