The ability to recognize and deal with complex business ethics issues has become a
significant priority in twenty-first-century companies. In recent years, a number of
well-publicized scandals resulted in public outrage about deception and fraud in
business and a demand for improved business ethics and greater corporate responsibility.
The philosopher Schopenhauer believed in the eventual triumph of truth,
despite the disappointments engendered by his indifferent contemporaries.
Two centuries later, we live in a time of accelerated changes, and we do not
have the long life to wait for the truth. Activist business ethics, business ethics
with a more activist militant approach, is needed in order to remedy the
wrongdoing committed to the stakeholders and minority shareholders.
In this chapter you will learn: Present the definition of ethics in general and business ethics in particular, recognize the need for a code of ethics that is upheld especially by setting the right “tone at the top”, become familiar with the SEC rules and regulations relating to ethics, provide an overview of listing standards and suggestions relating to ethics, understand the board’s role in setting the company’s ethical codes,...
In this chapter, we take a look at the role of ethics and social responsibility in business decision making. After reading this chapter, you will be able to: Define business ethics and examine its importance; detect some of the ethical issues that may arise in business, specify how businesses can promote ethical behaviour; define social responsibility and explain its relevance to business; debate an organization's social responsibilities to owners, employees, consumers, the environment, and the community.
After reading this chapter, you will be able to answer the following questions: What are business ethics and the social responsibility of business? How are business law and business ethics related? How can we use the WPH framework for ethical business decisions?
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The subject of safeguarding the rights of minority shareholders has not
received much attention until now. After experiencing more and more cases
of wrongdoing throughout my business career, I have decided to explore
thoroughly the subject and devote several years to study the matter in a
theoretical and empirical research.
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When businesses need to raise money (called 'capital'), more laws come into play. A highly complex set of laws and regulations govern the offer and sale of investment securities (the means of raising money) in most Western countries. These regulations can require disclosure of a lot of specific financial and other information about the business and give buyers certain remedies. Because "securities" is a very broad term, most investment transactions will be potentially subject to these laws, unless a special exemption is available....
This discussion meeting was on the subject of business ethics, with particular reference to the work of actuaries.
As an introduction to the meeting, copies of the paper, ‘Business Ethics: the New Bottom Line’, by Sheena Carmichael, were distributed to members of the Institute.
Chapter 4 - Business ethics, corporate social responsibility, corporate governance, and critical thinking. The learning objectives for this chapter include: Appreciate strengths & weaknesses of various ethical theories, learn to apply guidelines for ethical decision making, recognize critical thinking errors, be an ethical leader.
In this chapter, you will explore political and legal systems around the world. You will also learn how companies monitor and manage political risks. Acquaint yourself with ethics and social responsibility issues in a global context. Explore how relations among countries affect international business.
Chapter 2: Business ethics and social responsibility. This chapter include objectives: Define business ethics and social responsibility and examine their importance, detect some of the ethical issues that may arise in business, specify how businesses can improve ethical behavior, explain the four dimensions of social responsibility, debate an organization's social responsibilities to owners, employees, consumers, the environment, and the community, evaluate the ethics of a business's decision.
After reading this chapter, you will be able to answer the following questions: What is business law? How does business law relate to business education? What are the purposes of law? What are alternative ways to classify the law? What are the sources of the law? What are the various schools of jurisprudence? What are business ethics and the social responsibility of business?
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We have written this book primarily to assist investment bankers,
stakeholders such as regulators and politicians, and those interested in
starting an investment banking career in understanding how ethics can
be applied in investment banking.
Since 2007, as the financial crisis has played out, there has been much
criticism of investment banking and calls for more ethical behaviour by
investment banks and investment bankers.
"Trust, Responsibility, and Control: The Ethics of Accounting and Finance,"
the Tenth National Conference on Business Ethics, was held on the
campus of Bentley College on October 17-18, 1994. The conference, which
was sponsored by the Center for Business Ethics with the advice and assistance
of members of the Bentley Department of Accountancy, covered a
variety of issues that are of central importance for contemporary businesses.