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Discussing Emotions, Escalation and Fairness

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Objective: The objective of this discussion is to
- Explain the roles of emotion and fairness in decision making.
- Apply critical thinking skills to analyze business situations.
- Recognize situations that present potential legal and ethical issues and develop solutions for those issues.

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The response addresses the queries posted in 733 words with references.

// Emotions and fairness play a crucial role in decision making. As it is well known that decision making is an important feature of a business enterprise, hence, it is needed that due care is taken while making decisions. In the following section, a brief introduction of emotions and fairness will be discussed.//


Decision making is always related with uncertainty about whether the selected choice would lead to benefit or harm. There are various theories that are prevalent regarding the taking of decisions in the face of uncertain outcomes. The decision making precedes many of life's important events. Properly executed decision making underlines some of the most elevated human abilities such as human abilities, ethics, politics (Rahman, Sahakian, Cardinal, Rogers, & Robbins, 2001).

Role of fairness and emotion in decision making

Emotion in decision making

An emotion can be defined as an appraisal or change in feeling. Although every emotion originates in the brain, but the first and foremost psychological phenomenon is not determined by a brain state because each profile of the brain can give rise to emotions. The emergence of a specific emotion is dependent upon a person's history and biology (Kagan, ...

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The response addresses the queries posted in 733 words with references.