Journal of Business Ethics

, Volume 30, Issue 4, pp 305–317 | Cite as

Western Australian Managers Tell Their Stories: Ethical Challenges in International Business Operations

  • Margaret McNeil
  • Kerry Pedigo


This paper investigates the ethical challenges facing managers in Western Australia. It identifies the ethical issues that managers confront in international business. Managers in this research have identified a number of significant ethical issues when discussing the ethical incidents that occurred in their international dealings. The research shows a degree of congruence between managers' experiences and establishes the main ethical dilemmas encountered, how they felt and actions taken when confronted with an ethical dilemma.


Economic Growth Ethical Issue International Business Ethical Dilemma Ethical Challenge 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Margaret McNeil
    • 1
  • Kerry Pedigo
    • 2
  1. 1.Management and Marketing Consultants, 403 Fernleigh Road, Fernleigh NSW 2479Australia
  2. 2.School of ManagementPerthAustralia

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