Business Ethics: Concepts & Cases
Pearson Prentice Hall, 2006 - 437 pages
For courses in Business Ethics
This popular text on Business Ethics introduces the reader to the ethical concepts that are relevant to resolving moral issues in business; imparts the reasoning and anaytical skills needed to apply ethical concepts to business decisions; identifies moral issues specific to a business; provides an understanding of the social, technological, and natural environments within which moral issues in business arise; and supplies case studies of actual moral conflicts faced by businesses.
The ethical landscape of business is constantly changing and this edition has been revised to keep pace with those changes most effecting business: accelerating globalization, constant technological updates, proliferating of business scandals.
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... involved in causing any future injuries . In gen- eral , the less one's actual actions contribute to the outcome of an act , the less one is morally responsible for that outcome ( depending , however , on the seriousness of the act ) ...
... involved allegations of price fixing ; eleven cases involved allegations of anticompetitive mergers ; and eight cases involved various other suspected antitrust violations.2 A two - year - old price fixing probe has snowballed into a ...
... involved in manufacturing a product , for example , or if manufacturing a product imposes no external costs , then the producer's costs and the total social costs are the same . Thus , when a firm pollutes its environment in any way ...
CASES FOR DISCUSSION
Ethical Principles in Business
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