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Business Ethics: Organizations & Codes

A guide to the library's best resources for researching business ethics.

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Carol and Lawrence Zicklin Center for Business Ethics Research

BELL: The Business Ethics Links Library. William M. White Business Library, Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado at Boulder. Resources for Research in Business Ethics and Social Responsibility. 

Business for Social Responsibility 

Corporate Social Responsibility Newswire Service.

Eldis Corporate Social Responsibility Resource Guide. Provided by the Institute of Development Studies, Sussex. 

The Ethics & Compliance Officer Association. A non-consulting, member-driven association exclusively for individuals who are responsible for their company's ethics, compliance, and business conduct programs. 

Financial Executives International. Detailed information on The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002. 

International Business Ethics Institute. Business Ethics Primer. 

International Finance Corporation: Social responsibility Part of the World Bank. 

The Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment

Society for Business Ethics. Includes Directory of Business Ethics Professionals as well as a Directory of business ethics organizations

Ethics Codes

Ethics Resource Center. Includes an Ethics Tool Kit and National Business Ethics Surveys.

Codes Of Ethics Online. Illinois Institute of Technology: Center for the Study of Ethics in the Professions. Extensive collection. Earlier versions of codes of ethics of some organizations represented are available so researchers can study the development of codes. Chris MacDonald, Philosophy professor at St. Mary's University in Halifax, Canada. Resources to assist in writing a Code of Ethics. Also see Business Ethics.CA which includes international resources and case studies.

Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics. Includes compliance basics, program evaluation, surveys, and professional code. Survey: Global Ethics & Compliance Programs: Best-Practices & Benchmarking.