PHL295H1: Business Ethics

Hours: 
36L

Philosophical issues in ethics, social theory, and theories of human nature insofar as they bear on contemporary conduct of business. Issues include: Does business have moral responsibilities? Can social costs and benefits be calculated? Does modern business life determine human nature or the other way around? Do political ideas and institutions such as democracy have a role within business?

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)