United Kingdom, Business Ethics in the

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As a result of its empire and the early industrialization of its economy, the United Kingdom has had a significant impact upon business institutions and practice around the world. This article considers institutions of significance to business ethics in the UK – in particular the governance framework and the stock market – and provides an overview of the development of academic business ethics.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication Wiley Encylopedia of Management
EditorsCary L. Cooper
Volume2: Business Ethics
ISBN (Electronic)9781118785317
ISBN (Print)9781119972518
Publication statusPublished - 26 Sep 2014

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    Cowton, C. (2014). United Kingdom, Business Ethics in the. In C. L. Cooper (Ed.), Wiley Encylopedia of Management (3rd ed., Vol. 2: Business Ethics). Wiley. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781118785317.weom020020