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American Managers and ethical decline in the US

Do you believe that there are certain common characteristics or traits of American managers that have led to moral or ethical decline in US business over recent years and thus business scandals? If so, what are these characteristics and why do you think they are prevalent in US business and not other countries' business cultures?

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Managers in the United States are more likely to run into ethical and moral issues when it comes to running businesses because of the general values of people in the United States of accumulating the most power and capital. These values lead to characteristics such as those to succeed no matter the means or the costs of that success. From a very young age, students are taught to be number on and to compete ...

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Do you believe that there are certain common characteristics or traits of American managers that have led to moral or ethical decline in US business over recent years and thus business scandals? If so, what are these characteristics and why do you think they are prevalent in US business and not other countries' business cultures?

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