Arthur Andersen: The Rise and Fall
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Arthur Andersen: The Rise and Fall


“In the beginning, Andersen became successful because it followed clear guidelines and molded first-rate accountants…Together, growth and drift from core services challenged accountability and leadership.  The decisions the firm’s leaders made at each point sent the firm down an ever more tangled path and, ultimately, to the firm’s collapse” (Squires, 22). Introduction Arthur Andersen was … Continue reading

Pragmatic Environmental Ethics: Interface, Inc.
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Pragmatic Environmental Ethics: Interface, Inc.


This paper discusses environmental ethics in the business decision-making process through a number of different ethical frameworks, including utilitarian, deontological, virtue ethics, eco-centrism, and pragmatic. Throughout this paper, the company Interface, Inc. is used as a model to explore the implementation of a pragmatic environmental ethical approach on strategic business decisions. Before customer awareness of … Continue reading