In the business environment, there are number of different ethical and moral dilemmas that may arise. Based on the best-selling book of the same name by Fortune reporters Bethany McLean and Peter Elkind, a multidimensional study of one of the biggest business scandals in American history. Business ethicists sometimes concern themselves with the activities of non-profit organizations, but more commonly focus on for-profit organizations. Sison, A.J.G. & J. Fontrodona, 2012, The Common Good of the Firm in the Aristotelian-Thomistic tradition”, Business Ethics Quarterly, 22(2): 211-246. Donaldson, T. & T.W. Dunfee, 1999, Ties that Bind: A Social Contracts Approach to Business Ethics, Cambridge, MA: Harvard Business Press. Alex: So you’re talking about corporate social responsibility, CSR as it’s known.
The resources found here range from research, whitepapers, past webcast PowerPoints, recordings, infographics, articles and more to use for new ideas within your own programs as well as a comparative benchmark against what others are doing. Whether you’re new to business or have a background in business, I hope to add some insight to your understanding of business ethics. This includes the morality of a decision, actions or character of an individual who is doing business.
Of course, there are certain pollution walls they have to follow, but many of them believe it is ethical responsibility to do more than just what the law requires. A third, more recent (although perhaps it harks back to much earlier tribal days), conception of ethics is by Context. As consumers grow wary of those that they do business with, one must understand that there is just cause for such wariness.
The course starts with an introduction on the backgrounds of the contemporary debate about ethics and economics (the Adam Smith Problem) and on the relation between Christian thinking and economic developments (cf. That is to say that the person will eat, as a practical matter, and the function of ethics is to help him to identify the course of action, among the various possibilities, by which he will satisfy this requirement.
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