Today the situation is different.

It offers access to a large number of resources on ethics, especially through its leading global digital ethics library and facilitates collaborative web-based research, conferences, online publishing and information sharing.

For each category best resources are listed first.

The database provides access to codes of ethics for U.S.

Excellent meta index and search engine.

That may make it easier to attract desirable employees, it may reduce the wage bill or lessen losses from pilferage and sabotage or have other worthwhile effects.

This will lead you to a list of the recently added sites.

Or it may be that, given the laws about the deductibility of corporate charitable contributions, the stockholders can contribute more to chari­ties they favor by having the corporation make the gift than by doing it themselves, since they can in that way contribute an amount that would otherwise have been paid as corporate taxes.

On average 15/20 new sites are reviewed each month.

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The whole justification for permitting the corporate executive to be selected by the stockholders is that the executive is an agent serving the interests of his principal.

What does it mean to say that "business" has responsibilities?

On grounds of political principle, it is intolerable that such civil ser­vants–insofar as their actions in the name of social responsibility are real and not just win­dow-dressing–should be selected as they are now.

Only people can have responsibilities.

He is to decide whom to tax by how much and for what purpose, and he is to spend the proceeds–all this guided only by general exhortations from on high to restrain inflation, improve the environment, fight poverty and so on and on.

He has direct re­sponsibility to his employers.

Here the businessman–self-selected or appointed directly or indirectly by stockhold­ers–is to be simultaneously legislator, execu­tive and, jurist.

Excellent site which includes a newsletter and a rich publications section.

Very interesting site with a rich resource section.

The case studies are fascinating.

The Society of Corporate Compliance & Ethics (SCCE) exists to champion ethical practice and compliance standards in all organizations and to provide the necessary resources for compliance professionals and others who share these principles.

Do not miss the Operational Guide for Medium-Scale Enterprises and the section on Anti-Corruption.

Excellent site which has been recently remodeled.

The CRT advocates implementation of the CRT Principles for Business through which principled capitalism can flourish and sustainable and socially responsible prosperity can become the foundation for a fair, free and transparent global society.

Excellent site with a rich publication section which include reports and cas studies.

A very ambitious and worthwhile project which started in July 2011.

The European Business Ethics Network, EBEN, is an international network dedicated to the promotion of business ethics in European private industry, public sector, voluntary organizations, and academia.