The point to character traits is that they are persistent and do not change very simply. However, an organization can all of a sudden have a new CEO, who can have a sudden and dramatic effect on a corporation and its culture. If we depend on CEOs to domesticate virtuous companies, the companies may stop to be virtuous very suddenly, which undermines the idea that they have been actually virtuous in the first place. Avoiding harm is one purpose for firms to undertake ethical practices but it is not the only reason.
Companies often profit once they acquire a reputation for moral conduct and exhibit good corporate citizenship. literature is critical to a better understanding of bias and its pernicious results on business and society; nonetheless, the literature of legislation and of business ethics primarily contemplates methods to mitigate bias. An alternative perspective is on the market however requires trying … Read More