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A Comparison of Costco to Wal-Mart's Sam's Club Analysis

Does the essay by Wayne F. Cascio, "Decency Means More than 'Always Low Prices': A Comparison of Costco to Wal-Mart's Sam's Club," tend to support the position of Milton Friedman or R. Edward Freeman? Why?

What is the moral point of view, and why is it regarded as important? Defend or criticize the view that business people must operate from the moral point of view.

Please use: Beauchamp, T. L., Bowie, N. E., & Arnold, D. G. (2009). Ethical theory and business (8th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.

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The essay "Decency Means More than 'Always Low Prices', tends to support the position of Edward Freeman, due to fact that this essay seems to demonstrate and endorse the fact that morality is a part of the business paradigm that should be utilized and facilitated by businesses, and that Walmart seems to have a tenacious, take no prisoners attitude in respect to providing the lowest prices, regardless of the effects that their policies have on their employees, stakeholders, business associates, etc. This essay is more aligned with the position of Edward Freeman, due to the fact that this individual believes that it is the duty of business organizations ...

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