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May 11, 2011 THE ETHICAL IMPERATIVE: BUSINESS ETHICSSource: The Swazi Observer
The ethics discussion is an imperative in entrepreneurship. Every enterprise comprises people who need to translate mechanical operations into humane decisions, embalmed with social considerations, without being subversive to...
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/96047a/managing_business) has announced the addition of John Wiley and Sons Ltd's new book "Managing Business Ethics, 5th Edition" to their...
May 5, 2011 UBS settles with U.S. in muni bond caseSource: Reuters
UBS AG acknowledged that its former employees in its municipal bond reinvestment desk broke the law, and agreed to pay $160 million to federal and state agencies, the Justice Department said on Wednesday.
Source: Business Ethics
Requiring that companies report on their environmental, social and governance (ESG) initiatives leads to broad improvement in socially responsible management practices, according to new academic research. A working paper based on...
April 28, 2011 How to do the right thing despite yourselfSource: The Star.com
In an era where we’ve watched political leaders tell blatant lies and the corporate world nearly sunk by an onslaught of questionable ethics, it’s time to take a sober look at why people who think of themselves as moral can...
April 28, 2011 BP plans to drill in Gulf of Mexico within monthsSource: Guardian.co.uk
Environmentalists reacted angrily after BP predicted it would be back drilling in the Gulf of Mexico within months despite facing billions in financial penalties over the Deepwater Horizon disaster – and despite balls of tar...
April 26, 2011 Barclays faces protests over role in global food crisisSource: Guardian.co.uk
Barclays will be targeted during its annual meeting on Wednesday by anti-poverty campaigners accusing it of playing a leading role in driving up food prices on global commodities markets. Barclays Capital, the investment banking...
April 26, 2011 Disgraced city official set up secret pension fundSource: AP
A former public official accused of orchestrating a scam that nearly bankrupted a working-class Los Angeles suburb set up a secret pension fund containing $4.5 million to skirt retirement limits for California public employees,...
April 13, 2011 New Sokol information may tip SEC's hand on probeSource: Money Control.com
Berkshire Hathaway's former executive David Sokol is in increasing danger of being slapped with insider trading charges for the way he handled Berkshire's efforts to acquire Lubrizol Corp while buying stock for himself, legal...
April 11, 2011 Johnson & Johnson feels pain of $75m bribery finesSource: The Telegraph.co.uk
International pharmaceutical group Johnson & Johnson is to pay more than $75m (£45.9m) to UK and US authorities to settle corruption charges spanning three European countries and Iraq.
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