Markkula Center of Applied Ethics

Business Ethics

Articles, cases, and links on corporate governance, organizational ethics, creating an ethical culture, and global business ethics from the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics at Santa Clara University. Center staff and scholars work with executives from major companies to analyze real-world ethical issues in business and to develop innovative tools and programs to address them.

Online Resources in Business Ethics
  • What is Business Ethics?
    An introduction to the key issues
  • Business Ethics Articles
    Materials on corporate integrity, start-ups, work-life balance, etc.
  • Online Courses in Business Ethics
    MOOCs for businesspeople and business students
  • Business Ethics Videos
    YouTube channel with more than 60 videos on business ethics
  • Business Ethics Cases
    Scenarios on bribery, plant relocation, product safety, etc.
  • Business Ethics in China: Resources
    Material on intellectual property, gifts and bribes, fair trade, and the FCPA
  • Business Ethics Links
    Annotated list of Internet resources
  • Religious Perspectives on Business Ethics and the Economy
    A bibliography
  • Business Ethics Program Overview
  • Programs in Business Ethics
    Partnerships, Conferences and Consulting
  • Business and Organizational Ethics Partnership
    Businesspeople and scholars address emerging issues in corporate governance, ethics, and compliance
  • The Markkula Center for Applied Ethics business programs have enjoyed a longterm working relationship with the Silicon Valley Directors' Exchange.


    New Materials

    Center News