On this page, we present current resources on business ethics in areas outside the United States. We welcome additional links and information- submit links to Jeremy Willinger, Communications Director.

 

Canada

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United Kingdom

Organizations

  • AccountAbility: A global not-for-profit that promotes accountability, sustainable business practices, and corporate responsibility.
  • Tax Justice Network: An international network pushing for systemic change regarding tax, tax havens, and financial globalisation.

 

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Articles and News


European Union

Organizations

  • CSR Europe: The leading European business network for corporate social responsibility — it comprises 50 corporate members and 45 National CSR organisations.

  • The European Business Ethics Network: Devoted to the promotion of ethics in businesses — it comprises 18 National Networks throughout Europe.

  • Transparency International: An international movement dedicated to combating corruption, abuse of power, bribery, and secret deals. It has chapters in over 100 countries, and an international secretariat in Berlin.

  • Institute for Social Banking: A German non-profit association that provides training and research on ethical banking.

 

Research 

Articles and News

  • To come


Australia

Organizations

  • Banking and Finance Oath: A set of commitments that individuals working in the banking and finance industry might agree to adopt and apply as personal principles in their work.
  • Centre for Ethical Leadership: A research-focused organization dedicated to bringing evidence of the potency of ethics to the business world.
  • Institute for Ethics, Governance, and Law: A research institute at Griffith University, which was established at the recommendation of the United Nations University in order to conduct research on ethics, governance, and law in Oceania.
  • Public Relations Institute of Australia: The national industry body for promoting high ethical standards in public relations and communication professions in Australia.

 

Research 

  • Smith, John Milton, Business Ethics in Australia and New Zealand. Journal of Business Ethics. Vol. 16, No. 14. (October 1997).
    • The author performed an extensive literature review of business ethics practices in Australia and New Zealand. He found that progress had been made since the scandals of the 1980s, but that the progress had been slow and uneven.

 

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