Business Ethics From the 19th Century to Today: An Economist's View

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Business Ethics From the 19th Century to Today: An Economist's View

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This book combines elements of economic and business history to study business ethics from the nineteenth century to today. It concentrates on American and British business history, delving into issues such as slavery, industrialization, firm behavior and monopolies, and Ponzi schemes. This book draws on the work of economists and historians to highlight the importance of changing technologies, religious beliefs, and cultural attitudes, showing that what is considered ethical differs across time and place.

Keywords

Economic history; Business ethics; Economic History;

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Book

ISBN

9783030371685

Publication Date

2020

Publisher

Palgrave MacMillan

Department

Department of Economics

Object Description

397 pages

Language

en

Business Ethics From the 19th Century to Today: An Economist's View

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