Business Ethics Essay
assignment provides you with an opportunity to summarize ethics in financial
responsibilities and to evaluate ethical considerations of executive
compensation by writing a persuasive essay. In your essay, take a position on
the following topics, and support it with evidence. Evidence can be facts,
statistics, and quotes from scholarly articles, reliable news sources, or even
anecdotal examples from personal experience. You may use any of the readings
from this course, or you may find new ones to support your position. At least
two pieces of evidence should be used (one for each topic).
Do you think executive compensation in its various parts (i.e., salary, stock
options, severance packages) funded at the current level is unethical? If so,
how would you revise the compensation so that it was just? On what basis would
you change it? Does the government have a role to play? If so, in what manner?
2. Is the
Sarbanes-Oxley Act too strict, not strict enough, or just right? Explain.
should be at least 500 words in length, double-spaced, and written in Times New
Roman, 12-point font.