Applied Ethics in Management: Towards New Perspectives by Prof. Dr. Shitangsu K. Chakraborty, Prof. Dr. Samir Ranjan

By Prof. Dr. Shitangsu K. Chakraborty, Prof. Dr. Samir Ranjan Chatterjee (auth.)

Ethical concerns are rising because the most crucial managerial problem in all spheres of organizational existence, from the broader problems with strategy-making, finance, know-how, advertising, details structures to the delicate issues of gender, demography or cultural range. The aggressive market-economy version has widened the scope for managers in all international locations to violate the elemental values and integrity had to retain and enhance a civil society. those violations stretch from own lapses of bribery and corruption to the broader parts of ethical questions concerning an ethically grounded worldwide enterprise method. This publication grew out of'a three-day overseas workshop addressing those concerns, held on the administration Centre for Human Values (MCHV), Indian Institute of administration, Calcutta, in the course of February 1998. The workshop explored themes of utilized administration through supplying a number of views. Eighteen of the papers were selected for this quantity, masking enterprise services, recommendations and alliances. one of many key ambitions of the workshop was once to combine rules of utilized ethics constructing from Asia, Australia and Europe. Any publication on utilized ethics has to be based on a multicultural base and be essentially orientated. This venture has been drastically privileged in drawing jointly the paintings of 18 very senior and generally skilled teachers and practitioners, spanning 4 continents. the 2 editors, from various continents, communicated on a regular basis with one another and the members. The publication is because of the the help and encouragement of many individuals.

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Use of organizational goals for human development attained through integrating fundamental and excellent desires). When seen against this need to work for the common good, many ethicists believe that the philosophy of maximizing shareholder value, which is generally the main objective behind any corporate-restructuring move, has a number of shortcomings, such as: excessive attention paid to profit as the sole end, rather than considering it as an essential requirement for retaining organizational vitality;15 subsidiary status given to the philosophy of common good;16 and, • explicit concern for maximizing wealth, using community (including other stakeholders) as a key input.

For want of a better term, this area might be called the commercial exploitation of social conscience or ethical guilt. It involves not so much competing ethical principles, but rather the blurring and confusion of an ethical principle with commercial self-interest. For example, expensive hotels are now regularly exhorting guests to save energy costs and protect the environment by re-using bath towels. In such circumstances, the hotels concerned offer no financial concession or incentive to their guests.

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