International Business Ethics and Growth Opportunities, 1st Edition

  • Ruth Wolf
  • Published By: Business Science Reference
  • ISBN-10: 1466674202
  • ISBN-13: 9781466674202
  • DDC: 174.4
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 354 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released March 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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In the modern business environment, companies strive to create a sense of moral obligation within their employees in an effort to foster a concern for social welfare and justice among global organizations. Despite the efforts of managers and directors, many companies continue to find it difficult to overcome the moral dilemmas of the corporate sector. INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS ETHICS AND GROWTH OPPORTUNITIES presents the necessary methods and resources for managers and directors to be successful in leading their corporations in a responsible and morally conscious manner. Examining the dangers of unethical behavior, this book provides the strategies and tools for proper management to encourage company strength and success. This publication is an essential resource for academicians, researchers, officials, post-graduate students, and professionals in the fields of business and business education interested in ethical decision making on the individual and company level.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Advances in Business Strategy and Competitive Advantage (ABSCA) Book Series.
Titles in This Series.
Editorial Advisory Board.
List of Reviewers.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
Ethics, Managers, and Management.
1: Why Do Good People Do Bad Things in Business? Lessons from Research for Responsible Business Managers.
2: A Matter of Justice: Building Trust among Hospital Managers and Physicians.
Ethical Organisations, Economic Growth, and Culture.
3: Windows on Corporate Ethics: The Organisation and Change.
4: Ethics in Business and Human Flourishing: Integrating Economy in Life.
5: The Ethics Portfolio: Building and Promoting Ethical Culture in an Organization.
6: The Moral Limitations of the Rational-Monistic Model: A Revision of the Concept of Rationality and Rational Action.
The Unique “Spirit” of Ethical Management.
7: Self-Awareness: A Way to Promote Ethical Management.
8: Utilizing Emotions for Ethical Decision Making in Leadership.
Ethical Training, Challenges, and Leadership.
9: Sowing the Seeds for Ethical Business Leadership Through Business Education.
10: Business Ethics Competencies:Controversies, Contexts, and Implications for Business Ethics Training.
11: In Case You Didn't Know: Recommendations for Case-Based Ethics Training.
Ethics and Codes: Developing, Emerging, and Developed Countries.
12: Business Ethics is Socio-Political, or Not at All: The Case of Roşia Montana.
13: The Impact of Corruption on Entrepreneurship.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.