Respond to the following questions in your own words. Your responses should include specific examples and should incorporate concepts and terms from Chapters 3 in your textbook.
– Is the goal of business simply to maximize profits for its owners? Why or why not?
– Do some independent research. Find an article or editorial which identifies the stakeholder model and advances its thesis. Do you think the author makes a compelling case for this model?
– In a local or national newspaper, find an article about a topic related to business ethics. Read the article. Then, write 3–5 paragraphs that answer one of the following questions:
Explain what the article is about. Identify what you believe to be the goals and objectives of the business managers or owners described in the article. Do you find their objectives consistent with the stakeholder model described in your text? Do you think most managers consider stakeholders outside of their company? Why or why not?
abstract paragraph (mandatory)
introduction paragraph (mandatory)
main body 3 pages
citations mandatory (20 marks for citations)
conclusion paragraph mandatory
minimum 3 references