chapter  2
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The Rising Storm of Business Ethics in Global Organizations

Why does the topic of business and ethics come up frequently in conversations in the hallways and cafeterias of global companies these days? Why do accounts of personal dilemmas work their way into the conversations of every corporate classroom where participants are exploring the meaning of leadership in today's organizations? What has been changing in the structure of organizations that has resulted in an increasing sense of urgency and disease in this area of ethics, values, and personal behavior in organizations?