15.965 Ethical Practice: Professionalism, Social Responsibility, and the Purpose of the Corporation

Spring 2007

A set of texts on law and ethics.
Professional and business ethics texts. (Image courtesy of Dey on Flickr.)

Course Highlights

This course features a complete set of assignments.

Course Description

This special seminar in management is designed as an introduction to ethics and business, with a focus on business management. Over 13 sessions, students will have the opportunity to explore theoretical concepts in business ethics, as well as cases that represent the challenges they will likely face as managers; they will also have the opportunity to work with guest faculty and business and other professional practitioners. Individual sessions will take the form of moderated discussion, with occasional short lectures from the instructor.
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Leigh Hafrey

Teaching Assistant:
Kara Penn

Course Meeting Times

Two sessions / week
1.5 hours / session