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    Business Ethics: Shareholder vs stakeholder

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    Explain and critiquing the two most prominent approaches to the nature of Business: shareholder and stakeholder theory, evaluate these approaches both from a theoretical point of view and from a practical point of view.
    Include argument for the views central to both these approaches, defend on of these two position on theoretical grounds then defend on practical grounds.

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    BMQ # 345653
    Q: Explain and critique the two most prominent approaches to the nature of Business: shareholder and stakeholder theory, evaluate these approaches both from a theoretical point of view and from a practical point of view. Include argument for the views central to both these approaches, defend one of these two positions on theoretical grounds then defend on practical grounds. I just need suggestions, this is the most difficult essay for me thus far, and I am majoring in EDUCATION, Special Ed,

    Here is a bit to get you started....the below defines the shareholder and stakeholder theories, offers a point of view from a theoretical approach and a practical point of view. Now, just pick one of the two positions - and give your own personal point of view. Good luck to you.

    RESPONSE:
    Stakeholder and shareholder theorems are normative theories of an organization's social responsibility; both dictate what an organizations role should be. Each can furthermore be viewed as a normative theory of corporate ethics, since managers and executives of a company ought to compose decisions in accordance to the "correct" theory. Regrettably, both theories are at odds in reference to what is correct.
    The Shareholder theory states shareholders advance ...

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    This solution helps explain and critique two of the most prominent approaches to the nature of business.

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