Ethics and Society

Cite this article as:"Ethics and Society," in The Business Professor, updated January 30, 2015, last accessed September 18, 2020, https://thebusinessprofessor.com/lesson/ethics-society/.

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What is the role or effect of society on ethics?

  • Cultural pluralism and diversity hinder the development of a common system of personal ethics.
  • Sociological factors lead to ethical concerns for society.
  • Economic interdependence is a driving concern over business ethics.
    • News coverage
    • Note the Economic Recession of 2008

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