Business and Professional Ethics Journal


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January 26, 2019

  • Michael Nestor, Richard Wilson
    An Anticipatory Ethical Analysis of Robotic Assisted Surgery
    first published on January 26, 2019

January 19, 2019

  • Omid Sabbaghi, Gerald F. Cavanagh, S.J., J. Timothy Hipskind, S.J.
    Is Frequent Service-Learning a Too-Much-of-a-Good-Thing Effect?
    first published on January 19, 2019

December 19, 2018

  • Jeffrey Overall, Steven A. Gedeon
    A Rational Egoism Approach to Virtue Ethics
    A Conceptual Model and Scale Development
    first published on December 19, 2018

December 12, 2018

  • Abraham P. Schwab
    Defining Conflicts of Interest in Terms of Judgment
    first published on December 12, 2018

October 17, 2018

  • Kirk Mensch, James Barge
    Understanding Challenges to Leadership-as-Practice by Way of MacIntyre’s Three Rival Versions of Moral Enquiry
    first published on October 17, 2018

May 15, 2018

  • Lindsay Thompson, Richard G. Milter
    An Academic Business Capstone for the Urban Century
    first published on May 15, 2018

May 10, 2018

  • Derek R. Brown, Ray Gordon, Dennis Rose
    Re-Aligning Society and Its Institutions
    Ethics, “Social Licence to Operate,” and Responsible Management Practice
    first published on May 10, 2018

April 28, 2018

  • KiKyung Song, EunYoung Whang
    Accounting Ratio Analyses of Inequality of Minority Lawyers
    first published on April 28, 2018
  • Abhijit Roy, Pallab Paul, Mousumi Roy, Kausiki Mukhopadhyay
    Mapping Confucian Values in the Context of Ethical Dimensions
    Implications for Contemporary Business Practices
    first published on April 28, 2018

March 14, 2018

  • Jim Peterson
    Auditor Independence
    Does the Gate-Keeper Function Retain Its Value?
    first published on March 14, 2018

February 24, 2018

  • Hengli Zhang, Michael Davis
    Engineering Ethics in China
    A Century of Discussion, Organization, and Codes
    first published on February 24, 2018

December 12, 2017

  • Maria Anne Schmidt, Daniel Cracau
    A Cross-Country Comparison of the Corporate Social Responsibility Orientation in Germany and Qatar
    An Empirical Study among Business Students
    first published on December 12, 2017

December 11, 2017

  • Seumas Miller
    The Global Banking Sector
    Corruption, Institutional Purpose, and Economic Justice
    first published on December 11, 2017

October 4, 2017

  • John Dobson, Mahdi Rastad
    Women on Boards
    EU Board Gender Quotas, and Why the US Should Avoid Them
    first published on October 4, 2017

September 13, 2017

  • Mark S. Schwartz, W. Michael Hoffman
    Ethical Decision Making Surveyed through the Lens of Moral Imagination
    first published on September 13, 2017
  • Liao Shen-bai
    Toward a Basic Mutual Understanding between Confucian and Aristotelian Virtue Ethics
    first published on September 13, 2017

September 12, 2017

  • Stephen Kershnar
    Shareholder Theory in Academia
    first published on September 12, 2017

September 9, 2017

  • Gina Vega
    Business as Usual
    first published on September 9, 2017

September 7, 2017

  • Edward J. Romar, Anthony Graybosch
    The Dao of Business
    first published on September 7, 2017

May 18, 2017

  • Amy Klemm Verbos
    Benefit Corporations as a Distraction
    An Overview and Critique
    first published on May 18, 2017

May 5, 2017

  • Maretno A. Harjoto
    The Impact of Institutional and Technical Social Responsibilities on the Likelihood of Corporate Fraud
    first published on May 5, 2017
  • Debra Comer, Michael Schwartz
    Adapting the Jewish Spiritual Practice of Mussar to Develop Business Students’ Character
    first published on May 5, 2017

May 3, 2017

  • Thomas G. Pittz, Philip G. Benson, Melissa Intindola, Manos Kalargiros
    Opportunity or Opportunism?
    An Examination of International Recruitment via Employer and Nation Branding Strategies
    first published on May 3, 2017
  • Bernie D’Angelo Asher
    Afro-Communitarian Ethics
    Implications for Small Business Stakeholder Relationships
    first published on May 3, 2017

January 20, 2017

  • Deniz Ozturk, Semra Ascigil
    Workplace Bullying among Public Sector Employees
    Reflections upon Organizational Justice Perceptions and Organizational Citizenship Behavior
    first published on January 20, 2017

January 19, 2017

  • Daryl Koehn, Michael Pirron
    Creative Financial Methods in Giving Back
    first published on January 19, 2017

January 4, 2017

  • Daryl Koehn, Michael Hannigan
    Are Benefit Corporations Truly Beneficial?
    first published on January 4, 2017

December 30, 2016

  • Caroline Moraes
    Consumers' Concerns with How They Are Researched Online
    first published on December 30, 2016
  • Perry Goldschein, Paul Miesing
    How Benefit Corporations Effectively Enhance Corporate Responsibility
    first published on December 30, 2016

December 29, 2016

  • Summer Brown
    Benefit Corporations
    A Case Study in the Issues of Implementation and Adoption of the Fastest Growing Business Form in the United States
    first published on December 29, 2016

December 23, 2016

  • Regina Robson
    Organizational Horcruxes
    Benefit Corporations as a Container for Entity Identity
    first published on December 23, 2016

December 13, 2016

  • Patricia Grant, Surendra Arjoon, Peter McGhee
    Reconciling Ethical Theory and Practice
    Toward Developing a Business Ethics Pedagogical Model
    first published on December 13, 2016

October 20, 2016

  • David Steingard, William Clark
    The Benefit Corporation as an Exemplar of Integrative Corporate Purpose (ICP)
    Delivering Maximal Social and Environmental Impact with a New Corporate Form
    first published on October 20, 2016

October 5, 2016

  • Jeff Everett, Dean Neu, Abu Shiraz Rahaman
    Ethics in the Eye of the Beholder
    A Pluralist View of Fair Trade
    first published on October 5, 2016

September 27, 2016

  • Marc S. Mentzer
    Attitudes Toward Employee Rights Among the States
    Why Vermont Is Not Like Mississippi
    first published on September 27, 2016
  • Eugene Schlossberger
    Dual-Investor Theory and the Case for Benefit Corporations
    first published on September 27, 2016

July 29, 2016

  • Daryl Koehn
    Why the New Benefit Corporations May Not Prove to Be Truly Socially Beneficial
    first published on July 29, 2016

April 19, 2016

  • Christopher Pariso
    Bhopal and Engineering Ethics
    Who is Responsible for Preventing Disasters?
    first published on April 19, 2016

March 24, 2016

  • Jennifer Fenton
    "Anyone Can Be Angry, That’s Easy"
    A Normative Account of Anti-Corporate Anger
    first published on March 24, 2016

February 23, 2016

  • Vincent Blok, Bart Gremmen, Renate Wesselink
    Dealing with the Wicked Problem of Sustainability
    The Role of Individual Virtuous Competence
    first published on February 23, 2016

November 24, 2015

  • Christopher Michaelson
    Executive Compensation and Moral Luck
    first published on November 24, 2015

November 20, 2015

  • Tommy Jensen, Johan Sandström, Sven Helin
    One Code to Rule Them All
    Management Control and Individual Responsibility in Contexts
    first published on November 20, 2015

November 19, 2015

  • Kimberly S. Engels
    A Sartrean Analysis of Conscience-based Refusals in Healthcare
    Workplace Decisions in Light of Group Praxis
    first published on November 19, 2015

November 17, 2015

  • Julian Friedland
    Sustainability, Public Health, and the Corporate Duty to Assist
    first published on November 17, 2015

November 14, 2015

  • Charles D. Oden, Monika Ardelt, Cynthia P. Ruppel
    Wisdom and Its Relation to Ethical Attitude in Organizations
    first published on November 14, 2015

July 21, 2015

  • Klaus M. Leisinger, Josef Wieland
    "The Global Economic Manifesto: A Retrospective"
    A Response from Two Co-Authors
    first published on July 21, 2015

July 15, 2015

  • Manfred Max Bergman, Klaus M. Leisinger, Zinette Bergman, Lena Berger
    An Analysis of the Conceptual Landscape of Corporate Responsibility in Academia
    first published on July 15, 2015
  • Katia Dupret
    Situated Techno-Ethics in Businesses
    first published on July 15, 2015

July 11, 2015

  • Patricia H. Werhane
    Global Economic Ethic—Consequences for Global Business
    A Response
    first published on July 11, 2015
  • Regina Wentzel Wolfe
    Response to Hemphill and Lillevik, "The Global Economic Ethic Manifesto: A Retrospective"
    first published on July 11, 2015

July 4, 2015

  • Thomas A. Hemphill, Waheeda Lillevik
    The Global Economic Ethic Manifesto
    A Retrospective
    first published on July 4, 2015

July 3, 2015

  • Javier Pinto Garay
    The Concept of Work in a Common Good–Based Theory of the Firm
    first published on July 3, 2015
  • Marc-Charles Ingerson, Kristen Bell DeTienne, Edwin E. Gantt, Richard N. Williams
    Practicing the Healer’s Art
    An Agentic-Relational Approach to Negotiation
    first published on July 3, 2015

July 1, 2015

  • Arieahn Matamonasa-Bennett
    Putting the Horse before Descartes
    Native American Paradigms and Ethics in Equine-Assisted Therapies
    first published on July 1, 2015

February 13, 2015

  • Pepe Strathoff
    The VBA Model and Public Value
    Filling the Value Gap
    first published on February 13, 2015

February 7, 2015

  • Erik G. Hansen, Dimitar Zvezdov, Dorli Harms, Gilbert Lenssen
    Advancing Corporate Sustainability, CSR, and Business Ethics
    first published on February 7, 2015

February 3, 2015

  • Olga Dziubaniuk
    Trust in Online Marketing
    Trustful Business Relationship Building by Search Engine Marketers
    first published on February 3, 2015
  • Igor Blumberg, Nick Lin-Hi
    Business Case-Driven Management of CSR
    Does Managers' "Cherry Picking" Behavior Foster Irresponsible Business Practices?
    first published on February 3, 2015

January 29, 2015

  • Marina Vashchenko
    Organizational CSR Portfolio
    Exploration and Evaluation
    first published on January 29, 2015

December 10, 2014

  • David Bevan
    Debates and Reasoning in Business and Professional Ethics
    An Appreciation of Steve Williams
    first published on December 10, 2014

December 2, 2014

  • Manisha Singal, Richard E. Wokutch, Yaniv Poria, Michelle C. Hong
    Ethical Decision-making in Extreme Operating Environments
    Kew Garden Principles and Strategic CSR in Three Service Industry Cases
    first published on December 2, 2014

November 12, 2014

  • Suzanne Kathleen McCoskey
    The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company and Liberia’s Civil War
    Evaluating Firestone’s Intent to Operate During Chaos
    first published on November 12, 2014
  • Katherina Glac, Dawn R. Elm, Kirsten Martin
    Areas of Privacy in Facebook
    Expectations and Value
    first published on November 12, 2014

November 4, 2014

  • John Dobson, Eleanor Helms
    Heroic Business ‘Ethics’
    first published on November 4, 2014

May 2, 2014

  • Simone de Colle, Ann Marie Bennett
    State-induced, Strategic, or Toxic?
    An Ethical Analysis of Tax Avoidance Practices
    first published on May 2, 2014
  • Steve Tammelleo, Louis G. Lombardi
    Consumer Social Responsibility?
    first published on May 2, 2014
  • Kemi Ogunyemi
    How Extortion Works (Evidence From Nigeria)
    The Extortion Cycle
    first published on May 2, 2014
  • Anne C. Ozar
    The Plausibility of Client Trust of Professionals
    first published on May 2, 2014

April 23, 2014

  • Ned Dobos
    Advert-Evaluation and Product-Appraisal
    A Two Way Street?
    first published on April 23, 2014

April 22, 2014

  • Kathleen Wilburn, Ralph Wilburn
    Demonstrating a Commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility Not Simply Shared Value
    first published on April 22, 2014

November 22, 2013

November 19, 2013

  • David Rönnegard, N. Craig Smith
    Shareholders vs. Stakeholders
    How Liberal and Libertarian Political Philosophy Frames the Basic Debate in Business Ethics
    first published on November 19, 2013

November 8, 2013

  • Maretno A. Harjoto, Hoje Jo
    Do Thinkers Lead Doers?
    The Causal Relation between CSR and Reputation of Analysts and Brokerage Houses
    first published on November 8, 2013

November 7, 2013

  • Randi L. Sims
    Antecedents and Consequences of Collective Fraud
    A Study of the United States Residential Real Estate Market Boom and Bust
    first published on November 7, 2013

November 6, 2013

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