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The Legal and Ethical Aspects of International Business

Front Cover - The Legal and Ethical Aspects of International Business

Eric L. Richards
Professor of Business Law
Kelley School of Business, Indiana University

Scott J. Shackelford
Assistant Professor of Business Law and Ethics
Kelley School of Business, Indiana University

2014. 816 pages. ISBN: 978-1-4548-3434-2. With Teacher's Manual.

About the Book

Effective managers must accurately assess the legal and ethical ramifications of complex business transactions. This requires familiarity with the basic principles of international law, and an understanding of the importance of culturally diverse ethical traditions in all of their business relationships. Legal and Ethical Aspects of International Business is your authoritative guide to the law and ethics of business leadership in the global market. It provides the vehicle for today s and tomorrow s managers to successfully navigate the legal and ethical environment of business around the world. Classroom-tested and business-world vetted, Legal and Ethical Aspects of International Business provides:

Features Include:
 Overviews and opening questions at the outset of each chapter that forecast central concepts and learning objectives
 A variety of cases that will peak student interest and fuel class discussion
 Careful editing of cases that preserves the legal and ethical issues confronting global business managers, without miring the reader in jargon and extraneous details
 Questions and Problem Cases at the end of each chapter that provide opportunities to test knowledge and apply theory to practice
 In Focus and Global Note inserts that explore hot topics like privacy, cyber security, and sustainability
 International and comparative perspectives, as the authors look at how substantive issues are addressed by different legal systems around the world
 Visual aids, such as flowcharts, integrated throughout the book, that illustrate and reinforce key concepts
 Ethics in Action inserts that demonstrate the role of ethics in global business transaction

Preface / Sample Chapters