Ethics Matters

Ethics Matters: Perspectives on Responsible Business is an online forum for the discussion of business ethics, corporate responsibility and themes pertinent to Seattle University. It features articles by faculty, scholars, business leaders, and students.

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The Virtue of Humility

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Jeffery Smith, Director of the Center for Business Ethics, explores the importance of humility in an article originally published by the Center for Leadership Formation in the Fall 2018 issue of Insights.
Nov 17, 2018

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Restoring Ethics to Economics

Professor Dean Peterson is spending his second year as a Faculty Fellow to examine the ethical assumptions that underlie the basis for contemporary economic thought.
Oct 14, 2018

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Revisiting Profit and Purpose at Albers

Jeffery Smith, Director of the Center for Business Ethics, responds to student conversations sparked by Harvard Professor Mihir Desai's presentation during Albers Ethics Week.
Jun 14, 2018

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Bluffing and the Ethics of Negotiation

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A reflection on MGMT 5380: Negotiation Skills, a popular elective offered by Albers School of Business and Economics.
Jun 4, 2018

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Ethics and Leadership for Sustainability

Through her work at Costco, Sheri Flies—a member of the Center for Business Ethics’ Advisory Board since its inception—has illustrated not only the importance of social responsibility but also how one’s personal commitment to higher standards in business can be a catalyst for change.
Mar 27, 2018

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