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Business and Environmental Ethics

1. Why are some people critical of the position that "good ethics is good business"? How is this argument relevant to the effort of getting Corporations to be more environmentally responsible?

2. With regard to preserving and protecting the environment, who has the most important role to play-- government, individual consumers, or business?

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1. Why is/are some people critical of the position that "good ethics is good business"? How is this argument relevant to the effort to get corporations to be more environmentally responsible?

There are different viewpoints on the statement that "good ethics is good business." Many believe that remaining competitive means doing so at all costs, even if those costs include engaging in deals that are either unethical and/or illegal. Good ethics definitely is a component of good business. Companies that are ...

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This solution discusses good ethics in relation to good business. The preservation and protection of the environment from an individual, consumer, business, and government standpoint are also discussed.

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