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Business and Professional Ethics Journal


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November 7, 2023

  • Richard P. Nielsen, Elizabeth A. Hood
    Through Aristotelian Lenses, Potential Reforms of the Leveraged Buyout Model
    Preserving Wealth Expansion and Reducing Wealth Transfers and Destruction
    first published on November 7, 2023

October 31, 2023

  • Saida Dammak, Manel Jmal
    Machiavellianism of Tunisian Professionals in the Face of Aggressive Tax Evasion Strategies
    first published on October 31, 2023

October 25, 2023

  • Regina F. Bento, Lourdes F. White
    Artificial Intelligence and Ethical Professional Judgments in a Small Audit Firm Context
    first published on October 25, 2023

October 24, 2023

  • Aatif Abbas
    Businesses, Technological Innovations, and Responsibility
    first published on October 24, 2023

October 19, 2023

  • Vivencio O. Ballano
    Catholic Social Teaching, Human Dignity, and the Common Good
    Exploring the Major Factors Affecting Big Pharma’s Corporate Moral Responsibility During COVID-19
    first published on October 19, 2023

June 24, 2023

  • Marc S. Mentzer
    Public Sector Corruption among the United States
    Exploring the Impact of Cultural Values
    first published on June 24, 2023

June 22, 2023

  • Monika Ardelt, Bhavna Sharma
    The Benefits of Wise Organizations for Employee Well-Being
    first published on June 22, 2023

June 21, 2023

  • Constanza Guajardo
    Profit Versus Prices
    first published on June 21, 2023

June 20, 2023

  • Rafael Cejudo
    Corporate Responsibility for Arts and Culture
    Addressing the Impact of Globalization through I. M. Young’s "Social Connection Model"
    first published on June 20, 2023

June 17, 2023

  • Alma Acevedo
    Ethical Leadership Insights from King Lear
    first published on June 17, 2023

April 18, 2023

  • Tamas Sneider
    How Organizations Lose Their Way
    Unethical Behavior and Moral Disengagement in Complex Organizational Context
    first published on April 18, 2023

April 13, 2023

  • Rockwell Clancy, Qin Zhu
    Why Should Ethical Behaviors Be the Ultimate Goal of Engineering Ethics Education?
    first published on April 13, 2023

April 12, 2023

  • Matthew Sinnicks
    In Defence of Wish Lists
    Business Ethics, Professional Ethics, and Ordinary Morality
    first published on April 12, 2023

April 8, 2023

  • Hussam Al Halbusi, Homoud Alhaidan, T. Ramayah, Salem AlAbri
    Ethical Leadership and Employees’ Ethical Behavior
    Modeling the Contingent Role of Moral Identity
    first published on April 8, 2023

April 5, 2023

  • Thomas Hemphill
    A Case for Effective Business Association Membership Codes of Ethics and Conduct
    first published on April 5, 2023

January 11, 2023

  • Arnd Küppers
    Migration, Labor, and Welfare
    An Attempt at a Social Ethical Evaluation
    first published on January 11, 2023

January 5, 2023

  • Maciej Bazela
    Technology as a Response to the Challenges of Aging Society and Shrinking Labor Markets
    What Can We Learn From the Case of Japan?
    first published on January 5, 2023
  • Geoffrey C. Friesen
    Human Flourishing and the Self-Limiting Assumptions of Modern Finance
    first published on January 5, 2023

January 3, 2023

  • Agna Fernandez, C. Joe Arun
    Enabling Learning to Develop Personal Capability for Human Flourishing
    Constructing a Model through Grounded Theory
    first published on January 3, 2023
  • Rev. Dr. Richard Turnbull
    Work as Enterprise in an Age of Robots
    first published on January 3, 2023
  • Karel Sovak
    Ushering Human Dignity into the Era of Globalized, Human-less Technology
    first published on January 3, 2023
  • Kristin Gottron
    Dignity Beyond Measure
    Designing Big Data Systems with the Worker in Mind
    first published on January 3, 2023

December 31, 2022

  • Frances Jeanne L. Sarmiento
    Depicting the Two “Faces” of Labor Contracting and Their Effects in the Philippines
    first published on December 31, 2022

December 29, 2022

  • Andrea Roncella, Marta Bertolaso
    A Generative Paradigm for Human Work
    Meritocracy and Value Creation in a Post COVID-19 World
    first published on December 29, 2022

December 16, 2022

  • Robert A. Gahl Jr
    The Challenge of Self-Mastery in the Future of Work
    first published on December 16, 2022

December 14, 2022

  • Domènec Melé
    Humanizing Industry 4.0
    Some Criteria Drawn from Catholic Social Teaching
    first published on December 14, 2022
  • Kenneth S. Mias
    The Paradoxes of Work and Human Flourishing in the Age of Autonomous Technology
    first published on December 14, 2022

June 23, 2022

  • Elme Vivier, Mollie Painter, Gideon Pogrund, Kerrin Myres
    What an Ethics Management Program Cannot Sufficiently Address in an African Context
    An Ethics Survey’s Results Read through a Levinasian Lens
    first published on June 23, 2022

June 22, 2022

  • Sara Mandray
    Relational Economy
    A Promised Land beyond the Wilderness of a “Faceless Economy”?
    first published on June 22, 2022
  • Irina M. Kopaneva
    Benefit Corporations in the U.S.
    An Alternative Frame of Profit
    first published on June 22, 2022

June 17, 2022

  • Thomas Köllen
    What Makes a Good Diversity Manager?
    A Virtue-Based Perspective
    first published on June 17, 2022

June 15, 2022

  • Adenekan Dedeke
    Framework for Assessing the Integration of Ethics in the Design of Impact Investment Ventures
    first published on June 15, 2022

January 19, 2022

  • Dayoung Kim
    Promoting Professional Socialization
    A Synthesis of Durkheim, Kohlberg, Hoffman, and Haidt for Professional Ethics Education
    first published on January 19, 2022

January 15, 2022

  • Shireen Musa, Pradeep Gopalakrishna
    The Role of Compassion and Sustainability Awareness on Fair Trade Fashion Consumption with Internet Engagement as a Moderator
    first published on January 15, 2022

January 12, 2022

  • Geert Demuijnck, Patrick Murphy
    Retail Practitioners’ Views vs. Ideal Theoretical Positions Concerning Ethical Business Practices with Garment Suppliers
    first published on January 12, 2022

January 6, 2022

  • S. Douglas Beets
    An Ethical Revision of the Status Quo
    The Modified Mondragon Corporation
    first published on January 6, 2022
  • Gerald F. Cavanagh, Oliver F. Williams
    Retrieving Aristotle’s Phronesis
    A Focus on Character and Practical Wisdom in the Selection of Business Leaders
    first published on January 6, 2022

April 1, 2021

  • Richard P. Nielsen
    Ethical and Political-Economic Dimensions and Potential Reforms of the Hybrid Leveraged, High Frequency, Artificial Intelligence Trading Model
    first published on April 1, 2021

March 26, 2021

  • Ben Lupton, Atif Sarwar
    Blame at Work
    Implications for Theory and Practice from an Empirical Study
    first published on March 26, 2021

March 25, 2021

  • Abraham P. Schwab
    Systemic versus Severable Conflicts of Interest
    first published on March 25, 2021

March 24, 2021

  • Marc Steen, Martin Sand, Ibo Van de Poel
    Virtue Ethics for Responsible Innovation
    first published on March 24, 2021

February 7, 2021

  • Tim Loughrist
    Intolerable Ideologies and the Obligation to Discriminate
    first published on February 7, 2021

January 8, 2021

  • Nandita Roy
    Applying Kant’s Ethics to Video Game Business Models
    Which Ones Pass Muster?
    first published on January 8, 2021

January 6, 2021

  • John Paul Rollert
    The Gift Outright?
    Philanthropic Aspirations and the Ethics of Giving
    first published on January 6, 2021

December 30, 2020

  • Javier Pinto-Garay, Germán Scalzo, Ignacio Ferrero
    Autonomy and Subordination
    Virtuous Work in Light of Aristotelian Practical Knowledge in Organizational Theory
    first published on December 30, 2020

December 21, 2020

  • Franklin Ibáñez
    A Necessary Ethics Definition for Conflicts of Interest
    first published on December 21, 2020

December 18, 2020

  • Julia A. Fulmore, Anthony L. Fulmore Sr.
    Examining Job Satisfaction and Organizational Commitment as Motivators of Unethical Pro-Organizational Behavior
    first published on December 18, 2020

September 23, 2020

  • Wenling Lu, Benjamin Yeo
    Time-Varying Relations between Seven Dimensions of CSR and Firm Risk
    first published on September 23, 2020

September 22, 2020

  • Marianne Thejls Ziegler
    Moral Integrity
    Challenges of Defining a Shapeless Concept
    first published on September 22, 2020

September 14, 2020

  • Thomas Hemphill, Scott Johnson
    Premium-Priced, Branded Generic Pharmaceuticals in Emerging Economies
    A Socially Responsible Consumer Pricing Strategy?
    first published on September 14, 2020

July 14, 2020

  • Roberta Sferrazzo
    Towards an Agape-Based Organization
    Does It Make Sense to Apply Civil Economy to Business Ethics?
    first published on July 14, 2020

July 13, 2020

  • Lina Wei, Michael Davis
    China’s Unwritten Code of Engineering Ethics
    first published on July 13, 2020

July 12, 2020

  • Spyridon Stelios
    Professional Engineers
    Interconnecting Personal Virtues with Human Good
    first published on July 12, 2020

July 10, 2020

  • Gil Hersch
    You Can Bluff but You Should Not Spoof
    first published on July 10, 2020

June 17, 2020

  • Ryan Atkins, Cam Caldwell
    Supply Chain Responsibility and Sustainability
    The Role of The Individual in Building a Business Case for Ethical Decisions
    first published on June 17, 2020

February 12, 2020

  • Alonso Villarán
    Conflicts of Interest
    A Moral Analysis
    first published on February 12, 2020

February 8, 2020

  • Brandon Soltwisch
    The Ethics of Maximizing or Satisficing: How Decision-Making Style and Ethical Ideology Impact Moral Judgement
    first published on February 8, 2020

February 6, 2020

  • Joseph Spino
    Situationism and the Virtues of Business
    first published on February 6, 2020

January 28, 2020

  • Plamena Pehlivanova
    The Significance of Rationality in Reforming Ethics within Contemporary Professional Work
    The Case Study of Audit
    first published on January 28, 2020

November 26, 2019

  • Simona Giorgi, Richard P. Nielsen
    Social Situational Business Ethics Framing for Engaging with Ethics Issues
    first published on November 26, 2019

September 12, 2019

  • Michael A. Santoro
    The Ethics of Insurance Industry Step Therapy Policies
    A Medical Profession Ethics Approach
    first published on September 12, 2019

August 28, 2019

  • Xiaohe Lu
    Incomplete Contracts and Stakeholder Theory
    first published on August 28, 2019

August 27, 2019

  • Gabriel Flynn
    The Irish Banking Crisis (2008–2016)
    An Ethical Analysis
    first published on August 27, 2019

August 23, 2019

  • Sarah Fischbach, Jennifer Zarzosa
    Consumers' Perceptions of Native Advertisements
    Exploring the Impact of Ethics and Ad Trust
    first published on August 23, 2019

August 20, 2019

  • Frank C. Butler, Randy Evans, Nai H. Lamb
    Non-Required CEO Disclosures and Stock Price Volatility
    An Ethical Dilemma
    first published on August 20, 2019

June 27, 2019

  • Andrea Richardson, Eleanor O'Higgins
    B Corporation Certification Advantages?
    Impacts on Performance and Development
    first published on June 27, 2019

June 26, 2019

  • Kathleen Wilburn, Ralph Wilburn
    Benefit Corporations
    An Analysis of Social Benefit Reporting
    first published on June 26, 2019

June 22, 2019

  • Maral Muratbekova-Touron, Tolganay Umbetalijeva
    Human Resource Management Patterns of (Anti) Corruption Mechanisms within Informal Networks
    first published on June 22, 2019
  • George Lan
    Personal Values and Value Priorities of Undergraduate Business Students
    first published on June 22, 2019

May 1, 2019

  • Thomas D. Berry, Erica Wagner
    The Relationship between Firm Innovation and Corporate Social Responsibility
    first published on May 1, 2019

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