Download Ethical and Socially Responsible Investment by Dominic Broadhurt, Jane Marshall, Janette Watson PDF

By Dominic Broadhurt, Jane Marshall, Janette Watson

Dieses neue Nachschlagewerk präsentiert mehr als 500 Informationsquellen zum Thema ethisch und sozial verantwortliche Investitionen. Es wendet sich an Informationsspezialisten, die im Bereich Wirtschaftsinformationen für den privaten wie öffentlichen Sektor tätig sind. Der Titel ist für alle, die mit Investitionsmanagement betraut sind oder relevante Informationen zu diesem Gebiet benötigen, eine unschätzbare Quelle aktueller Daten, handelt es sich doch um das umfangreichste Nachschlagewerk, das bislang zu diesem Thema veröffentlicht wurde. Das Buch deckt alle zentralen Bereiche innerhalb der sozial verantwortlichen Investitionen (SRI) ab: Umwelt, Menschenrechte, Arbeitsbedingungen, Tierschutz, Rüstungsfragen, Lebensmittelsicherheit, sexuelle Ausbeutung, Gesundheit, Sicherheit und Tabak. Die Informationsquellen zu jedem dieser Aspekte wurden einzeln ausgesucht, gründlich hinsichtlich der behandelten Themen analysiert und bewertet sowie mit vollständigen Kontaktangaben versehen. Das Spektrum der Quellen reicht von Büchern und Zeitschriften zu web pages und professionellen Einrichtungen. Der konkurrenzlose und benutzerfreundlich gestaltete Titel bietet allen, die im Bereich ethisch und sozial verantwortlicher Investitionen tätig sind, eine Auswahl der besten einschlägigen Informationsquellen.

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Download Is the Market Moral?: A Dialogue on Religion, Economics, and by Rebecca M. Blank PDF

By Rebecca M. Blank

Within the nice culture of ethical argument in regards to the nature of the commercial marketplace, Rebecca clean and William McGurn subscribe to to discuss primary questions - equality and potency, productiveness and social justice, person fulfillment and private rights within the place of work, the prices and advantages of company and entrepreneurial capitalism. they usually accomplish that grounded in either monetary sophistication and non secular dedication. This publication grapples with the hot imperatives of an international economic system whereas operating within the vintage culture of political economic climate which constantly handled heavily the questions of morality, justice, productiveness and freedom.

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Download Food Biotechnology in Ethical Perspective (The International by Paul B. Thompson PDF

By Paul B. Thompson

This revised variation updates Thompson’s trail-blazing examine of moral and philosophical concerns raised by means of biotechnology. The 1997 ebook was once the 1st by way of a thinker to deal with nutrients and agricultural biotechnology, discussing moral concerns linked to possibility evaluation, labelling, animal transformation, patents, and influence on conventional farming groups. the hot variation addresses the debates of the intervening decade, together with cloning, the Precautionary precept, and the biotechnology debate among the USA and Europe.

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Download MORAL RESPONSIBILITY OF FIRMS by Eric W. Orts, N. Craig Smith PDF

By Eric W. Orts, N. Craig Smith

No matter if agencies could be stated to be ethical brokers and to have the skill for ethical accountability has major useful effects. In such a lot criminal structures on the earth, enterprise companies are well-known as individuals being able to personal estate, to keep up and guard complaints, and to self-organize governance buildings. to acknowledge that those enterprise folks may also act morally or immorally as organizations, Read more...


This booklet examines no matter if businesses as firms will be thought of morally chargeable for their activities. this query has profound functional implications in addition to theoretical value, not Read more...

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Download Building the Impact Economy: Our Future, Yea or Nay by Maximilian Martin PDF

By Maximilian Martin

This booklet develops a complete framework for growing sustainable new enterprise techniques on an incredible scale. It relates the facility of entrepreneurship, funding and expertise to 4 components within which growth is urgently had to get out of the world’s present deadlock. those are: game-changing strategies in businesses; a manner ahead for the worldwide type that reconciles competitiveness and employee dignity; turning round the power hindrance; and restoring capital markets to being the funders of human development and prosperity that they as soon as were—the items of the puzzle that's our destiny. quite a few case experiences and actionable directions express tips to concretely get the task done.

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Download Trust and Honesty: America's Business Culture at a Crossroad by Tamar Frankel PDF

By Tamar Frankel

America's tradition is relocating in a brand new and hazardous course, because it turns into extra accepting and tolerant of dishonesty and fiscal abuse. Tamar Frankel argues that this phenomenon isn't really new; in reality it has a particular traceable previous. in past times thirty years temptations and possibilities to defraud have risen; criminal, ethical and theoretical obstacles to abuse of belief have fallen. She is going directly to recommend that fraud and the abuse of belief may have a common effect on American financial system and prosperity, and argues that how you can counter this hectic pattern is to opposite the tradition of commercial dishonesty. eventually, she offers the subsequent thesis: If american citizens have had adequate of monetary abuse, they could call for in their leaders, of themselves, and of one another extra honesty and belief and not more cynicism. americans can reject the activities, attitudes, theories and assumptions that introduced us the company scandals of the Nineteen Nineties. even though American society may have "bad apples," and its elements carry differing critiques in regards to the detailed which means of belief and fact, it might probably stay sincere, so long as it aspires to honesty.

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