Markkula Center of Applied Ethics

Ethics Articles

Product and Brand

Responsible Product Use: Regulating the Spread of Genetic Information
Is a company with a genetic technology responsible for the uses to which other companies put their products?
Amanda Nelson
Corporate Moral Responsibility and the Ethics of Product Usage
SCU Dirksen Professor in Ethics Manuel Velasquez discusses expanding notions of corporate responsibility for personal injury.
Anne Federwisch
Ethics and Brand Value: Strategic Differentiation
A PowerPoint presentation given at the April 6-7, 2005 Business and Organizational Ethics Partnership Meeting
John Paluszek
Managing Moral Responsibility for Product Use
Dirksen Professor of Business Ethics Manuel Velasquez asks the question, Is a company responsible for the uses to which customers put its products?
Miriam Schulman
Consumer Rights and Corporate Responsibility
Issues in protecting consumer rights in China were the focus of this international business ethics conference.
Ethics Cases for Product Safety Engineers
Ethical dilemmas for engineers charged with clarifying and overseeing product safety.
John McBain and James Balassone
Of SNPS, TRIPS, and Human Dignity: Ethics and Gene Patenting
Report on a Center conference about the law and ethics of gene patenting.
Miriam Schulman
The Case of the X979 Jumpstart
This fictional case study asks us to consider the ethical boundaries involved in intellectual property.
Peter A. Facione