Class disscussion abl
The following scenario depicts potential ethical dilemma involving price fixing. Please read carefully and respond to all of the following prompts in the class discussion section of your online course:
Assume you are a business person with an opportunity to make more money by meeting with competitors and fixing prices, conduct which is illegal. The authorities will not discover that the prices have been fixed. In fact, the price rise could be small-pennies per item-but the increases in net profit could be considerable.
Is this price-fixing fair? Ethical? Socially responsible?
Does it make any difference what the extra profit is used for such as charity, employee raises, or expansion?
Would your answer be different if there was an even chance that you would be caught?
The following scenario addresses ethical issues and transparency. Please read carefully and complete a written assignment as directed below: Go to Transparency International at Transparency.org and review the materials on corruption. Discuss two items that you found most interesting.
Explain and provide critical rationale why you found them interesting.
This individual work should include the following:
An in-depth submission that should be free of spelling and grammar errors.
An essay containing a minimum of 200 words.
You will be assessed on the rationale you use in addressing the questions/issue posted, and how well you justify your argument regarding this issue.
Your response must be thought provoking, have well developed ideas and/or opinions, and should reference any supporting material from the text, lecture or other sources you have used to complete the assignment.
The following scenario addresses a scenario and case law on piracy protections in entertainment venues. Please read carefully and complete a written assignment as directed below:At issue in the twenty-first century is the trade-off between the...