(Solution) BUSN115N Week 4 Assignment: Ethics in Business

Required Resources

Read/review the following resources for this activity:

  • Textbook: Chapter 2
  • Lesson
  • Minimum of 1 newspaper article


  1. Find a newspaper article that discusses one of the unethical business practices listed on pages 62 – 63 of the OpenStax book.
  2. Summarize the unethical business practices discussed in the article you chose
  3. Discuss at least two changes you would make to this company’s practice to follow more ethical business practices.
  4. Discuss how your policy change would align with one of the following concepts: justice, utilitarianism, deontology, or individual rights.

Writing Requirements (APA format)

  • Length: 1.5-2 pages (not including title page or references page)
  • 1-inch margins
  • Double spaced
  • 12-point Times New Roman font
  • Title page
  • References page (minimum of 1 source)


This activity will be graded based on the Week 4 Assignment Rubric.


Ethics in Business

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