'This Whole System Seems Wrong' Felipe Montez & concerns about the global supply chain (1).docx
Your essay should compose a thoughtful, complete, and well-formulated response
of at least 300 words to the following prompt. Your essay should be as free as
possible from any major mechanical errors (spelling, grammar, sentence
construction)—So be sure to proofread it!
READ the case
study “This Whole System Seems Wrong:
Felipe Montez and Concerns about the Global Supply Chain” (in the EXAM #1
case presents us with an ethical dilemma facing Felipe Montez, a Purchasing
Director and Product Designer for a Spanish electronics company. In this essay,
Articulate the ethical dilemma facing
Montez in simple and concise terms. [Example:
“The ethical dilemma facing Felipe Montez is whether he should
_________, or whether he should _______.”]
Compare and contrast what Montez should do in order to resolve the ethical
dilemma from the standpoint of two different ethical theories (choose from utilitarian ethics, principle-based
ethics, virtue ethics, stakeholder theory of corporate social responsibility,
or feminist ethic of care).
Choose which of the two ethical
theories you think offers the most
ethical, yet practical, alternative to the company’s current actions and
arrangement with the Chinese factory and provide
compelling reasons for your choice.