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Ch4 terms for BUS 130
Compliance-based ethics codes
Ethical standards that emphasize preventing unlawful behavior by increasing control and by penalizing wrongdoers.
The dimension of social responsibility that includes charitable donations.
The dimension of social responsibility that refers to the position a firm takes on social and political issues.
The dimension of social responsibility that includes everything from hiring minority workers to making safe products.
Corporate social initiatives
Enhanced forms of corporate philanthropy directly related to the company's competencies.
Corporate social responsibility (CSR)
A business's concern for the welfare of society.
Standards of moral behavior, that is, behavior accepted by society as right versus wrong.
An unethical activity in which insiders use private company information to further their own fortunes or those of their family and friends.
Integrity-based ethics codes
Ethical standards that define the organization's guiding values, create an environment the supports ethically sound behavior, and stress a shared accountability among employees.
A systematic evaluation of an organization's progress toward implementing socially responsible and responsive programs.
Insiders who report illegal or unethical behavior.