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Capital and the Common Good

Georgia Levenson Keohane.

September 2016; p ublished online September 2017 .

Book. Subjects: Business Ethics. 264 pages.

Despite social and economic advances around the world, poverty and disease persist, exacerbated by the mounting challenges of climate change, natural disasters, political conflict, mass...

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Capitalism Critique: Systemic Limits on Business Harmony with Nature

Thomas N. Gladwin.

in The Oxford Handbook of Business and the Natural Environment

November 2011; p ublished online January 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Organizational Theory and Behaviour; Business Ethics. 8020 words.

This article addresses whether market-based capitalism might chiefly be responsible for the global environment crisis and the dominant “dark” forces resisting solutions to this crisis. The...

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Changing Competition Models in Market Economies: The Effects of Inter‐nationalization, Technological Innovations, and Academic Expansion on the Conditions Supporting Dominant Economic Logics

Richard Whitley.

in The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Institutional Analysis

April 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Business History; Business Ethics. 15013 words.

This article distinguishes between the major competitive approaches adopted by leading firms in the OECD economies in the post-war period and outlines a framework for analysing how some of...

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Changing Work Patterns and the Reorganization of Occupational Pensions

Ewald Engelen.

in The Oxford Handbook of Pensions and Retirement Income

July 2006; p ublished online September 2009 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Business Ethics. 7992 words.

Public pension systems are usually distinguished according to whether they are universal or contribution based. In the first instance access is determined by residency or nationality,...

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Choice, Behavior, and Retirement Saving

Steven F. Venti.

in The Oxford Handbook of Pensions and Retirement Income

July 2006; p ublished online September 2009 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Business Ethics. 6514 words.

This article focuses on the effect of behavioural and psychological factors on two stages of the saving decision: planning and execution. At each stage it tries to identify and provide...

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Circumventing the Logic and Limits of Representation: <i>Otherness</i> in East–West Approaches to Paradox

Robert Chia and Ajit Nayak.

in The Oxford Handbook of Organizational Paradox

September 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Organizational Theory and Behaviour; Business Ethics. 7543 words.

This chapter argues that paradox arises, not from our phenomenal experience, but from our efforts at conceptualizing it through the logic of comprehension dominating Western thought. It...

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Citizenship, Entitlement, and Mobility

Robin Ellison.

in The Oxford Handbook of Pensions and Retirement Income

July 2006; p ublished online September 2009 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Business Ethics. 7266 words.

This article explores some of the issues that have emerged in both public and private social security arising as a consequence of attempts to arrange cover despite a lack of residence or...

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Clinical Ethics Support in Contemporary Health Care

Evan Doran, Ian Kerridge, Christopher Jordens and Ainsley J. Newson.

in The Oxford Handbook of Health Care Management

April 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Business Ethics; Human Resource Management. 11920 words.

This chapter discusses clinical ethics support services (CES Services), the development of which has arisen to help respond to ethical issues arising in health care settings. CES services...

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Cognitive Barriers to Environmental Action: Problems and Solutions

Lisa L. Shu and Max H. Bazerman.

in The Oxford Handbook of Business and the Natural Environment

November 2011; p ublished online January 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Organizational Theory and Behaviour; Business Ethics. 6847 words.

This article investigates interventions at the micro level—the level of the individual—from both the citizen and policymaker perspectives. It concentrates on recognized cognitive barriers...

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Commentary

Jonathan Gruber.

in Moral Hazard in Health Insurance

December 2014; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Business Ethics. 2317 words.

This chapter considers economics professor Jonathan Gruber's four points complementary to colleague Amy Finkelstein's lecture. His first point dwells on the significance of a provider-side...

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