In The Name of GOD
Call for Papers
International Conference on Business Ethics
Tehran Chamber of Commerce Industries & mines in cooperation with the Center for Globalization Studies, intend to convene a conference on Business Ethics on Feb 18 and 19, 2007 in Tehran.
The Conference axes are:
1- Theoretical topics in Business Ethics
1-1. Definitions and concepts of business ethics
1-2. Professional and ethical responsibilities.
1-3. Business ethics and religion
1-4. Business ethics and law
2- Customer Oriented Business Ethics
2-1. Ethical dimensions of competition in Business.
2-2. The role of business ethics in corporate success.
2-3. Ethical foundations of customer rights
2-4. transparency,selling and post-selling services in business ethics.
2-5. Ethics in commercial advertisement
3- Applied skills in ethical problem solving in business
3-1. Major ethical problems of the corporations
3-2. Procedures and techniques of ethical problem diagnosis.
3-3. Problem solving models and techniques in business ethics.
3-4. Ethical dilemmas in business ethics.
4- Non-Governmental organizations and Business Ethics.
4-1. The process of effectivity of NGOs and professional associations in developing Business Ethics.
4-2. Moral responsibilities of NGO's in relation to business ethics.
4-3. The role of civil institutions in supervision of the government performance in relation to business ethics.
5- The predictability and cohesion of behaviors of the corporations in relation to Business Ethics.
5-1. The concept of predictability and related variables.
5-2. Predictability of the corporations, trustability and corporation image building in relation to business ethics.
5-3. The relationship between the ethical responsibility and predictability
5-4. Predictability of the environment and market studies, and the predictability of the corporations.
6- Ethical responsibilities of corporations in the age of globalization.
6-1. The role of business ethics in globalizing the corporations and the economy of a country.
6-2. Ethical responsibilities of corporations in international communication.
6-3. The role of business ethics in promotion of national image in the world economic sphere.
7- The similarities and differences in ethical concepts of business in different cultures.
7-1. Traditions, customs and cultural norms and their relation to the ethical values in business.
7-2. Intercultural business ethics.
7-3. Religion, cultural diversity and business ethics.
8- Business ethics in different economic activities and ethical assessment of the corporations performance.
8-1. Case studies in business ethics (e.g. in financial services, insurance industry, banking and accounting, mining, car industry, marketing …)
8-2. the ethical assessment of corporations: models and case studies.
9- Human resources and business ethics.
9-1. Personal and ethical responsibilities in different levels within corporations.
9-2. The balance between ethical responsibilities and rights, and balance of power in corporations.
9-3. Women, children and business ethics.
10- Government and business ethics.
10-1. The government ethical responsibilities in economic policy making.
10-2. The ethical responsibilities in legislation and ethical auditing of legal procedures effective in business
10-3. The role of judicial security and civil rights in promotion of ethical procedures of business
The dead-line for sending the abstract is 31th of December,2006.
The dead-line for sending the full paper is 31th of January,2007.