First And Second Drafts Of History: The Case Of Trump, Foucault And Pre-Modern Governance, 2017 Bournemouth University
First And Second Drafts Of History: The Case Of Trump, Foucault And Pre-Modern Governance, Donald Nordberg
The Pr Of Csr For The Casino Industry: A Review Of Challenging Corporate Social Responsibility: Lessons For Public Relations From The Casino Industry, Andrew B. Gustafson
UNLV Gaming Research & Review Journal
This is a review of Jessalynn Strauss' recent book, Challenging Corporate Social Responsibility: Lessons for Public Relations from the Casino Industry. Through an analysis of Casino’s CSR practices, Strauss raises some serious concerns about this alignment between CSR and PR, and provides reasons to doubt whether SCR done for strategic bottom line interests rather than purely ethical reasons will consistently accomplish what the casinos set out to achieve.
Assessing The Effects Of Ecotourism On The Developing World: A Galapagos Case Study, 2017 Fordham University
Assessing The Effects Of Ecotourism On The Developing World: A Galapagos Case Study, Ife Adelona
Student Theses 2015-Present
Over the past decade, ecological tourism in the Galapagos has gained popularity. The local population of people living in the Galapagos is around 30,000; this includes, permanent residents, temporary residents, and immigrants. Tourist visitation within the 5 human inhabited islands is 200,000 people annually. The romantic idea of a pristine natural environment entices humans from across the globe to visit this World Heritage site. However, the growing attraction of this natural landmark has led to resource exploitation and the commodification of natural landscapes. In recent years, the Galapagos has developed its infrastructure in order to sustain the influx ...
Disrespecting The Minimum Wage: How States Limit The Opportunity For Restaurant Workers To Support Themselves, 2017 San Jose State University
Disrespecting The Minimum Wage: How States Limit The Opportunity For Restaurant Workers To Support Themselves, Samantha Pereira
Themis: Research Journal of Justice Studies and Forensic Science
This paper examines the inequality in the restaurant industry in America. It focuses specifically on the tipped minimum wages in different states compared to the real minimum wage and looks into the gender and racial inequality present in restaurants. The first section analyzes the history of tipping and what it has become in the United States. The paper then moves to describe different struggles that tipped workers in the restaurant industry have to face. The paper also discusses different arguments to raising the tipped minimum wage and compares states with a tipped minimum wage and states without a tipped minimum ...
Labor Standards For Mexican Workers: The Failure Of The North American Agreement On Labor Cooperation, 2017 University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Labor Standards For Mexican Workers: The Failure Of The North American Agreement On Labor Cooperation, Emily Kristin Massengill
University of Tennessee Honors Thesis Projects
No abstract provided.
The Sustainable Future Of The Modern Fashion Industry, 2017 Dominican University of California
The Sustainable Future Of The Modern Fashion Industry, Zhanna Kutsenkova
Honors Theses and Capstone Projects
Sustainable fashion is a recent movement within the fashion industry that aims to reduce textile waste and environmental depletion while increasing ethical treatment of workers; the goal is to slow down the global production and consumption process in order to form an industry that will be more sustainable in the long run. Along with the development of more socially and eco-conscious production and marketing practices, there is still room for the sustainable fashion movement to grow beyond its current scope. With the support of growing information networks and brand transparency consumers will be better equipped than ever before to make ...
Oral History Conversation With Jason Buys, 2017 University of San Diego
Oral History Conversation With Jason Buys, Marguerite M. Wallace, Akira Bannai, Devon Parikh, Jason Mendes
Philosophy: All Student Work
This is an oral history conversation with Jay Buys.
The Importance Of Branding In Small Businesses, 2017 Liberty University
The Importance Of Branding In Small Businesses, Amber J. Rabie
Senior Honors Theses
The Land of Milk & Honey Farm exists to provide quality food produced in facilities that practice good stewardship to the Earth. It is a small business devoted to loving, careful stewardship and the production of quality goods. The mission of The Land of Milk & Honey is to combine traditional farming practices with a sustainable and environment-friendly approach to agriculture. It aims to provide customer satisfaction by being respectful and responsible over animals and the earth, and by producing quality products. To reach this objective, the farm intends to educate consumers and provide an alternative source for truly farm-fresh goods ...
Perfectly Frank: A Reflection On Quality Lawyering In Honor Of R. Franklin Balotti, 2017 University of Pennsylvania
Perfectly Frank: A Reflection On Quality Lawyering In Honor Of R. Franklin Balotti, Leo E. Strine Jr., James J. Hanks Jr., John F. Olson, A. Gilchrist Sparks, E. Norman Veasey, Gregory P. Williams
This essay honoring the late R. Franklin Balotti focuses upon certain of the key attributes necessary to practice business law effectively and ethically. Among these attributes are a strong work ethic, the integrity to stand behind your own advice and candidly admit when things do not go according to plan, empathy for how others will view your client’s actions and the ability to communicate that perception to your client, the confidence to change the pace of a transaction when a slow down or time out is warranted, and the ability to have some fun and laugh (even at yourself ...
Business Ethics Perceptions Of Russian Working Adults: Do Age, Gender, Education, Work Experience, Management Experience, And Government Work Experience Make A Difference?, 2017 Governors State University
Business Ethics Perceptions Of Russian Working Adults: Do Age, Gender, Education, Work Experience, Management Experience, And Government Work Experience Make A Difference?, Natalia Ermasova, Polina Ermasova
GSU Research Day
The purpose of this paper is to investigate how training, area of expertise, and longevity with current employer predict personal business ethics of Russian working adults with a particular focus on how these factors moderate the relationship between ethical organizational interventions and personal business ethics perception. Using Comparison t-test and ANOVA analyses, this research analyzes 719 Russian working adults. Significant correlations were observed between personal business ethics and area of expertise and longevity with current employer. We found significant difference on ethical behavior and areas of specialization. In addition, we found that there is a statistically significant difference in the ...
Oral History Conversation With Monserrat Corral Perez, 2017 University of San Diego
Oral History Conversation With Monserrat Corral Perez, Brianna M. Boretto, Andrew Schlegel
Philosophy: All Student Work
This is an oral history conversation.
Ethics From The Bottom Up, 2017 Cornell University School of Hotel Administration
Ethics From The Bottom Up, Judi Brownell
Center for Hospitality Research Publications
Despite considerable research and discussion, the key to ensuring ethical behavior in hospitality organizations remains unclear. Over the years, hospitality industry practitioners have taken numerous substantive steps to establish the importance of ethical conduct. One common practice is for a company to have written ethical standards or a code of conduct. While these efforts help to ensure that standards of ethical practice are understood, a corresponding focus on the daily behavior of individual employees is also essential. Organizational practices that facilitate employees’ ethical awareness and decision making include establishing a clear organizational fit during the selection process, maintaining ongoing performance ...
People, Planet, Profit: Benefit And B Certified Corporations - Comprehension And Outlook Of Business Students, 2017 Salve Regina University
People, Planet, Profit: Benefit And B Certified Corporations - Comprehension And Outlook Of Business Students, Arlene J. Nicholas, Samuel Sacco
Faculty and Staff - Articles & Papers
This paper is an overview of the emergence of Benefit and Certified B Corporations that aim to realize a profit and make a positive impact on society as measured by some third party standard. In this way, these corporations differ in corporate purpose from traditional C corporations. Directors and managers are accountable for that defined public benefit. Considerations of sustainable business practices have existed in many industries for several years. However, the recent growth in legislation to create a legal framework for Benefit Corporations is newly emergent. An examination of recent literature explains the rise of these socially responsible organizations ...
Who Bleeds When The Wolves Bite? A Flesh-And-Blood Perspective On Hedge Fund Activism And Our Strange Corporate Governance System, 2017 University of Pennsylvania
Who Bleeds When The Wolves Bite? A Flesh-And-Blood Perspective On Hedge Fund Activism And Our Strange Corporate Governance System, Leo E. Strine Jr.
This paper examines the effects of hedge fund activism and so-called wolf pack activity on the ordinary human beings—the human investors—who fund our capital markets but who, as indirect of owners of corporate equity, have only limited direct power to ensure that the capital they contribute is deployed to serve their welfare and in turn the broader social good.
Most human investors in fact depend much more on their labor than on their equity for their wealth and therefore care deeply about whether our corporate governance system creates incentives for corporations to create and sustain jobs for them ...
Chinese Company Shareholders Revolt Against Communist Control, 2017 Singapore Management University
Chinese Company Shareholders Revolt Against Communist Control, Singapore Management University
Shareholders of low-profile Chinese property developer Tianjin Realty Development recently made news by voting to keep party politics out of the Shanghai-listed company's organisational structure. Such action has never been heard of before at any State-Owned Enterprise (SOE) in the history of China's economic modernisation.
The Eu, Free Trade, And Populism, 2017 Singapore Management University
The Eu, Free Trade, And Populism, Singapore Management University
“Free and fair” trade is crucial for world prosperity but more must be done to convince those who have lost out in globalisation
The Unifying Power Of Education, 2017 Western Michigan University
The Unifying Power Of Education, Keagan Potts, Jenji Learn
Center for the Study of Ethics in Society Papers
- Without Expertise or Experience: Philosophizing When Your Students Know You Know Nothing
- Segregated Students — Segregated Society: The Primacy of Education in Ending Hate
- Combatting Emerging Resegregation: Teaching Those in Power to Empower
The Relationship Between Transformational Leadership Style And Employees’ Perception Of Leadership Success In Higher Education, Tatrabian Jackson
Doctoral Dissertations and Projects
The problem addressed examined whether two merged academic institutions was successful in implementing a transformational leadership style within the united organization. Successful leadership cannot be limited to the perception of only the leader, but must include the perceptions of the follower as well. The focus of this study was to investigate the relationship between transformational leadership style and the employee’s perception of leadership success. This research study provides the opportunity to advance the fields of organizational change, management, and academics by examining the success of transformational leadership through the perception of the employees in higher education as it related ...
Oral History Conversation With Christopher Yanov (Reality Changers), 2017 University of San Diego
Oral History Conversation With Christopher Yanov (Reality Changers), Bronte E. Benesh, Matthew Fairorth, Mshary Arnous, Jason Mendes
Philosophy: All Student Work
This is an oral history conversation with Christopher Yanov (Reality Changers).
Gerber Products Co. Order On Plaintiff's Motion To Compel Discovery, 2017 Fulton County Superior Court Judge
Gerber Products Co. Order On Plaintiff's Motion To Compel Discovery, Alice D. Bonner
Georgia Business Court Opinions
No abstract provided.