Are ethicality and profitability mutually exclusive? Is it really possible for a firm to achieve both ethicality and profitability at the same time? The conventional view states that business ethics is an oxymoron – ethical and business behaviours must be conflicting as economic profitability is more important than ethicality in business (Duska, 2000). Although some will argue that creating profit can make the world a better place, recent incidents do not seem to support this idea.
|Title of host publication||Leading Integrity|
|Subtitle of host publication||Towards an organisational ethics|
|Publisher||Warwick Business School|
|Number of pages||3|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Oct 2018|