The Corporation as Moral Entity

Chapter 3 in Kaptein, M. & Wempe, J. 2002. The Balanced Company: A corporate integrity approach. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

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Muel Kaptein

Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)

Johan F. Wempe

VU University Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration

Date Written: October 6, 2002

Abstract

This paper argues why a corporation is a moral entity.

Keywords: ethics, integrity, accountability, responsibility, liability, autonomy, morality

Suggested Citation

Kaptein, Muel and Wempe, Johan F., The Corporation as Moral Entity (October 6, 2002). Chapter 3 in Kaptein, M. & Wempe, J. 2002. The Balanced Company: A corporate integrity approach. Oxford: Oxford University Press., Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2603357

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