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Business Ethics Centers and Professional Organizations
Better Business Bureau
The Better Business Bureau is an organization that seeks to create a community of trustworthy businesses and to help set standards and best practices for the ethical conduct of business. Their web site includes resources on how to file a complaint against a business, the BBB Code of Business Practices, a a large number of other standards related to many different aspects of business practice, including advertising, how to handle client data, and a number of other relevant topics.
Beyond Grey Pinstripes
This survey done by the Aspen Institute each year looks at how MBA programs teach about social and environmental impacts of business.
Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
A web resource that is updated hourly with news and reports about companies' human rights impacts worldwide-both positive and negative.
Business for Social Responsibility
This organization which includes over 300 member companies seek to develop sustainable business strategies. Includes links to a number of free reports and publications.
The Caux Roundtable is an organization comprised of senior business leaders from around the world who are interested in promoting "Moral Capitalism"
Ethics and Compliance Initiative
The professional association for Ethics and Compliance Officers who are often in charge of businesses and other organizations' ethics, compliance, and business conduct programs.
Ethics Resource Center
A non-profit center focusing on business ethics. Includes a large collection of well-written articles and yearly reports on business ethics.
Institute of Business Ethics
A scholarly institute in the United Kingdom dedicated to the study and cultivation of business ethics. Includes numerous publications and other resources.
Markkula Center Business Ethics
Includes articles, case studies, and other resources on business ethics.
Society for Business Ethics
A scholarly organization of researchers and practitioners interested in business ethics.
Business Ethics Blog
An ethics blog written by Chris MacDonald at St. Mary's University in Halifax and is a Senior Fellow at Duke University's Kenan Institute for Ethics.
Business Ethics by Chris McDonald
A blog following major news and trends in the area of business ethics written by Chris McDonald, a professor of philosophy at St. Mary's University and a senior fellow at Duke's Kenan Institute for Ethics.
Forbes Corporate Social Responsibility Blog
The Forbes CSR blog covers all topics related to the responsibility companies do or do not have to people and the planet
Business for Social Responsibility Blog
The blog for BSR, the Business of a Better World. Covers news events, recent projects and reports from members of the organization, and members' thoughts on the topic of corporate social responsibility.
Codes of Ethics
Collections of Business Codes of Ethics