Journal of Business Ethics

, Volume 127, Issue 4, pp 783–787 | Cite as

Where the Facts End: Richard De George and the Rise of Business Ethics



Business Ethic Corporate Governance Business School Harvard Business School Ethical Conviction 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.The Wharton SchoolUniversity of PennsylvaniaPhiladelphiaUSA

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