Praxiology deals with working and doing from the point of view of effectiveness. It has three components: analysis of concepts involving purposive actions; critique of modes of action from the viewpoint of efficiency; and normative advisory aspects in recommendations for increasing human efficiency. This fifth volume of the Praxiology series is devoted to Human Action […]
Damn Good Advice (for People With Talent!)
Includes typewritten photostats of the original General Report on Tunny by some of the experts who have included biographies of the report’s original authors, explanatory footnotes of any corrections/clarifications, and endnotes to advance understanding of the materials.
Business is a vital institution for a flourishing society, but there is mounting concern about its role in distorting wealth distribution, enabling and rewarding unethical behaviour, and despoiling the natural environment. A Consortium was formed in 2009 under the leadership of David Gautschi to bring together academics, business people, and interested members of society from […]
How can boards be confident that their organisation is living up to its ethical values and commitments? This report provides a practical framework for approaching the assurance of ethical performance against an organisation’s own code of ethics. It is addressed those at board level overseeing assurance that ethical values are embedded, that commitments are being […]
Business Ethics Events such as Trafigura’s illegal dumping of toxic waste in Cote d’Ivoire and BP’s environmentally disastrous oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico have highlighted ethical issues in international business at a time when business leaders, academics and business schools were reflecting on their own responsibilities following the global financial crisis. The scope […]