In the land of free trade the public does not view all industries
as equal. Do you believe that is ethical? Do you believe that some industries
are unfairly targeted? Should it be consumers’ choice to partake in products
that are not healthy for them, or do those companies have an ethical obligation
to protect people? In this assignment you will choose one (1) industry to write
about. Possible industries to research could be tobacco, soda, alcohol,
casinos, or candy companies, just to name a few.
Write a one and a half to two (1 ½-2) page paper in which you:
an advocate for either the consumer or the industry. Prepare an argument
explaining the major reasons why you support either the consumer or the
the role capitalism plays in corporate decision-making.
if you believe it is possible for a company to cater to both its best interest
and that of the consumer conjointly or if one always has to prevail. Justify
4. Use at
least two (2) quality references. Note: Wikipedia and other
Websites do not qualify as academic resources.
Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements:
- Be typed,
double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins
on all sides; citations and references must follow APA or school-specific
format. Check with your professor for any additional instructions.
- Include a
cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student’s name, the
professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover page and the
reference page are not included in the required assignment page length.
The specific course learning outcomes associated with this
- Determine the
considerations for and process of ethical business decision making to
balance corporate and social responsibilities and address moral, economic,
and legal concerns.
selected business situations using the predominant ethical theories, such
as utilitarian, Kantian, and virtue ethics to guide ethical business
technology and information resources to research issues in business
- Write clearly
and concisely about business ethics using proper writing mechanics.
MUST BE ORIGINAL