September 2010

Students get acquainted with both the field of business ethics and the reflection on economics in theological ethics. These general frameworks overlay a more finely grained consideration of business activities within the everyday and exceptional practices of corporations and other institutions Рthe corporate culture. Additionally, the small business person is relatively autonomous in his or her decision making; he or she does not have to answer to a large employee base or a corporate governing board.

I would also posit that it is beneficial to ensuring the consideration of ethics: a business that seeks to make repeated sales, over time, can generally be counted on to treat its customers better than a fly-by-night operation. Business organizations generate revenue, and some of this revenue is distributed to their employees in the form of pay. EDC recognises the evolutionary nature of corporate social responsibility (CSR) practices, and actively monitors the international …