Responsible Capitalism - Essays on Morality, Ethics and Business
Given the global economic crisis serious questions are being asked about the moral structure of capitalism. This compendium of essays on the role of morality, ethics, justice and trust in business highlights the need for a shift to a more responsible capitalism.
This book examines the challenge of ethical economic growth, the wider responsibilities of business and the importance of achieving responsible globalisation with a new more representative multilateralism.
This book bring together the thoughts of a group of distinguished global business and Government leaders in a thought-provoking, controversial and topical collection of essays.
Edited by Sir Patrick Cormack FSA MP and Rupert Goodman
Foreword: The moral and ethical dimensions of business
Chapter One: The genesis of the Responsible Capitalism Award
Sir Patrick Cormack FSA MP
Chapter Two: Wealth creation, human welfare and environmental stewardship
Lord Dahrendorf KBE FBA
Chapter Three: Identifying the responsible capitalist of the year
The Rt Hon the Lord Woolf of Barnes FBA
Chapter Four: Morality, ethics and trust
The Most Rev and The Rt Hon Dr Rowan Williams FBA
Chapter Five: Responsibility and capitalism
Lord Plant of Highfield
Chapter Six: Can responsible capitalism survive the economic crisis?
Marilyn Carlson Nelson
Chapter Seven: Profit and responsibility: achieving the correct balance
Sir Robert Wilson KCMG
Chapter Eight: Responsible capitalism in conflict and post-conflict regions
Dr Mohamed Ibrahim
Chapter Nine: Responsible capitalism - the continental European model
Dr Daniel Vasella
Chapter Ten: Responsible capitalism and the Commonwealth
His Excellency Kamalesh Sharma
Chapter Eleven: Can responsible capitalism help Africa's prosperity?
Chief Emeka Anyaoku GCVO TC CFR
Chapter Twelve: China: can capitalism continue to flourish responsibly?
The Rt Hon The Lord Howe of Aberavon CH QC
Chapter Thirteen: Responsible capitalism in Russia and former Soviet countries
Sir Andrew Wood GCMG
Chapter Fourteen: Responsible capitalism in India