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Business Ethics - Articles, News, Information on Business Ethics Issues

On Ethics and Ethical Behavior

"Ethos," the Greek philosopher Aristotle (384-332 BCE) taught the world some 24 centuries ago, is very important for leaders to have and to demonstrate if they want to succeed in shaping public opinion. Individual and collective ethos is at the heart of who we are and what we stand for.  Aristotle perfected his principles of rhetoric " effective political speech -- and taught his students the power of rhetoric, which he explained was one of the foundation stones of [then] emerging western democracy (in Ancient Greece). 

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News & Updates

May 20, 2016 House committee asks Schneiderman for records related to climate change probe

Times Union - The letter requests a number of records, including all documents and communications between Schneiderman's office and anyone at a number of environmental groups, including Greenpeace and the Union of Concerned...

May 16, 2016 Norway Oil Fund to Sue Volkswagen Over Emissions Scandal

Source: The Street

Volkswagen's (VLKAY) fourth-largest shareholder has said it intends to take legal action against the German car maker

May 12, 2016 David Cameron to Seek More Transparency From Offshore Firms Buying in Britain

Source: NY Times

LONDON — Two days after being overheard describing two nations as “fantastically corrupt,” Prime Minister David Cameron of Britain is expected to announce plans on Thursday to clamp down on money laundering in his own backyard.

Research & Insights

March 22, 2016 Electric cars, not solar panels, more likely to cut NZ carbon footprint - report

Source: Stuff.com.nz

Concept says an electric vehicle could cut annual carbon emissions by up to 1.7 tonnes over the long-term. The vehicles would be charged from low-emission power sources in New Zealand and usually at off-peak times, such as...

March 1, 2016 Surveys on Business Ethics, 2015

Source: Blue and Green Tomorrow

Every year, the IBE publishes a summary of useful surveys which have been published the previous year on a business ethics theme.

January 11, 2016 Business Leaders Get an 'F' in Ethics, Yet Again

Source: Forbes

Each year, Gallup asks people to rate the honesty and ethics of a range of professionals. In 2015, nurses again topped the list, followed by pharmacists, physicians, and high school teachers. Journalists, bankers, and building...

Commentary & Opinion

April 18, 2016 Ethics: The Foundation Of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) – OpEd

Source: Eur Asia Review

There is no question that, ethics is the great foundation of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). Why? Let’s discuss it piece by piece.

April 15, 2016 How Brazil, the darling of the developing world, came undone

Source: Washington Post

BRASILIA — It was called the “Brazil model,” or simply “the Lula model,” back when this country’s economy was roaring and its president, Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, was a superstar of the developing world.

April 15, 2016 The Cost of Corporate Tax Avoidance

Source: The Atlantic

World leaders, celebrities, and even soccer players, a leak from the law firm Mossack Fonseca recently revealed, are fond of using shell companies to avoid paying taxes. While as of yet, few high-profile American names have been...


I have gained this by philosophy: that I do without being commanded what others do only from fear of the law.

--Aristotle, on Ethics

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