Discussion- Business Ethics and Social Responsibility

Discussion- Business Ethics and Social Responsibility

Course Learning Outcomes:

  • Develop awareness and understanding of cultural and national differences related to ethics.
  • Write coherent project about a case study or an actual research about ethics.


Assignment Instructions:

  • Login to Saudi Digital Library (SDL).
  • Search for the article entitled as Taken for a Ride: Fraud at the Ministry of Transport Case. by Gee & Bridgman (2019). in SAGE Business Cases.
  • Besides this research paper use other relevant material to support your answers.




1- Why is the ability for employees to ‘blow the whistle’ important for the reputation of organizations? Consider this in relation to the case. (2.5 points, words 150-200).

2- What aspects of the ministry’s culture made it more/less likely that staff concerns about Harrison

would be taken seriously? (2.5 points, words 150-200).

3- What actions would you take to develop a culture at the ministry that encourages and rewards

employees who speak up about inappropriate behavior. (2.5 points, words 150-200).

4. Based on your understanding of the reputation matrix, how do you describe the type of leadership exemplified in this case by Martin Matthews? Why? (2.5 points, words 150-200)

Answer preview:

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