[內容簡介] (本項為出版商制式文字, 不論下文註明有無附件, 仍以本拍賣商品標題為準, 標題未註明有附件者一律均無) •The leading text on the market, ETHICAL DECISION MAKING IN BUSINESS: A MANAGERIAL APPROACH, 9E, International Edition is renowned for its signature approach--teaching business ethics from a managerial/organizational perspective. More important in today's economy than ever, this proven text emphasizes decision making, leadership, and strategy as it illustrates how to develop, implement, and audit an effective ethics program in a global environment.
•Extremely timely, the text is completely revised and updated to reflect the latest in the global economic crisis. The issues associated with the recent economic meltdown compelled the authors to provide an updated discussion of ethics from a systemic perspective. The authors' insightful discussions equip students with an ethical understanding of what happened--how greed, excessive risk-taking, and the culture of focusing on rewards and the bottom line helped create the problem.
•NEW Debate Issues have been added to this edition, allowing students to challenge assumptions and consider different points of view. Debate issues include: Does Being Ethical Result in Better Performance?
•Is It Acceptable to Promote a Socially Irresponsible but Legal Product to Stakeholders? Is Google Violating Users' Privacy? Will the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Benefit Consumers? Examining Warren Buffett as an Effective Leader; Why Do People Engage in White-Collar Crime?
•Is Government Support for External Whistle-blowing Effective? Examining Bank and Insurance Companies' Codes of Conduct; Which Ethics Audit Process Works Better for Smaller Companies? Is Health Care a Right or a Privilege?
•Examples of best practices have been incorporated throughout the text, with coverage of companies listed in Fortune's Most Admired Companies and/or the World's Most Ethical Companies: Granite Construction, SAS, Salesforce.com, Google, DreamWorks Animation, Waste Management, Marriot, Nugget Markets, Boston Consulting Group, IKEA, Kao Corp. Other ethical companies include Terracycle, Best Buy, Gentle Giant Moving Co., and JetBlue.
•NEW Updates on opening and ending mini-cases in Chapters 2, 3, 5.
•NEW Updates on NBES statistics throughout the book.
•NEW comprehensive sustainability appendix "Sustainability: Ethical and Social Responsibility Dimensions" has been included.
•NEW All 20 of the original cases in the ninth edition are either new or have been substantially updated by the authors.