Six fictionalized case studies, based on real-world events, designed to be used in business courses.
They allow for stakeholder analysis, application of ethical decision frameworks, and consideration of practical implications of business decision making.
Though they incorporate international contexts, as cases co-authored by our students, the cases are written from the perspective of U. Brief teaching notes for several of the cases, available by request, are discussion prompts designed for multidisciplinary business faculty, who may not have expertise in ethics, to integrate ethical issues into their teaching.
Please see each case file for details on accessing teaching notes.
You occupy a key position in your present company, and you are presently involved with a major long-term project (it will take at least a month to complete) that will be seriously damaged and may have to be abandoned …
Ethics Case Controversy On June 17, 2019, the United States Customs and Border Protection seized 20 tons of cocaine which were enclosed within the shipping containers aboard the MSC Gayane in Philadelphia, OA as it travelled from Chile to Europe.
JP Morgan needs to make sure it has control over the types of operations occurring on board to prevent scandals that can cost a fortune.
Individualism An Individualist would view JP Morgan's conduct as ethical as the organization was not knowingly engaging in drug trafficking.
Because JP Morgan is just the owner, we might want to look at whether the Mediterranean Shipping Company could be at fault here.
The case is currently being investigated by the United States Government.