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By Cory J.

ISBN-10: 0387229140

ISBN-13: 9780387229140

This publication asks the query, how might we persuade or compel sleek company to use moral criteria and is it necessary to the luck of economic climate? on the way to solution the query, this ebook examines the evolution of the activist enterprise ethics in company, in democracies, Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Buddhism, in philosophy, psychology and psychoanalysis. The booklet examines foreign features, the personification of stakeholders, the predominance of values and ethics for CEOs and the inefficient safeguards of the stakeholders' pursuits.

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4 ACTIVIST BUSINESS ETHICS IN CHRISTIANITY “No servant can serve two masters. Either he will hate the one and love the other, or he will be devoted to the one and despise the other. S. business world, in order to counterbalance the immoral norms of the 80s and 90s. In parallel, there are more and more books and articles that try to prove that the ethical norms in business, according to Catholic, Jewish, Moslem, Buddhist or other religions, are the norms that should be implemented in order to return to the religious ethical sources.

5- Possession of firearms on company premises is prohibited. #6- Use of illegal drugs or alcohol on company premises is prohibited. #7- Follow directives from supervisors. #8- Be reliable in attendance and punctuality. #9- Manage personal finances in a manner consistent with employment by a fiduciary institution. ’ 20 #1- Maintain confidentiality of customer, employee, and corporate records and information. #2- Avoid outside activities which conflict with or impair the performance of duties. #3- Make decisions objectively without regard to friendship or personal gain.

Burkett, Business by the Book, p. 55) It is estimated that the annual loss of the American economy due to employees’ theft amounts to $160 billion, but there are no statistics on the losses incurred by the wrongdoing of executives and majority shareholders. Those losses could be estimated by the Institute of Ethics, and should include the losses incurred to companies, stakeholders, minority shareholders and the state. The losses per capita could be enormous, and some executives could incur to their companies huge losses as was proven in some cases in the last few years.

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