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Ethical Fashion: The New Luxury

Ethical Fashion: The New Luxury | Ethics | Scoop.it
In an arena long defined by unrestrained spending on diamonds, designer dresses and exclusive resorts, the idea of "luxury" is being revised by none other than the United Nations. Who'd have imagined it?
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Inwardly self-chosen act of self-control towards creative self-betterment without regard for external social standards.
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What Great Recession? Wall Street Remains Unoccupied By Ethics

What Great Recession? Wall Street Remains Unoccupied By Ethics | Ethics | Scoop.it
Nearly seven years after the American economy foundered under the worst global recession since World War II, it seems nothing much has changed with regard to the behavior of those that brought us collectively to the brink.
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Wall Street wolves still on the prowl as survey reveals taste for unethical tactics

Wall Street wolves still on the prowl as survey reveals taste for unethical tactics | Ethics | Scoop.it
Quarter of financial executives in US and UK earning over $500,000 a year would conduct insider trading if they thought they could get away with it
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Deeply dispiriting look at high level of #ethics failings in the financial services world.

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The Only Way is Ethics: Chuka Umunna was the victim of more than curiosity

The Only Way is Ethics: Chuka Umunna was the victim of more than curiosity | Ethics | Scoop.it
Poor Chuka Umunna. Seemingly singled out for examination, there was, it is said, something about him that intrigued tabloid newspaper editors. True enough, he did not fit the obvious Labour leadership candidate model – although if there was an heir to Tony Blair in the pack, it was he.
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The department store where every product will be ethically made and sourced

The department store where every product will be ethically made and sourced | Ethics | Scoop.it
Shoppers will one day walk into David Jones and be completely surrounded by ethically made and sourced products, whether fashion, cosmetics or electronics, says the department store chain's boss.
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Andrew Stoner announcement 'potentially favourable' to bank he later joined

Andrew Stoner announcement 'potentially favourable' to bank he later joined | Ethics | Scoop.it
Former deputy premier Andrew Stoner announced changes to a visa program that were "potentially favourable" to a Sydney bank eight months before he accepted a job there after leaving politics.
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The Debate: Should commercial surrogacy be legal in Australia?

The Debate: Should commercial surrogacy be legal in Australia? | Ethics | Scoop.it
Payments to surrogates are illegal in Australia, but is allowing the practice the best choice for children and their families?
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Clinton facing new ethics questions on role in Boeing deal

Clinton facing new ethics questions on role in Boeing deal | Ethics | Scoop.it
When Hillary Clinton was America's top diplomat, she also appeared at times like a top salesperson for America's biggest airplane maker, Boeing.
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ANZ and Westpac among banks to back ethics training for financial advisers

ANZ and Westpac among banks to back ethics training for financial advisers | Ethics | Scoop.it
ANZ and Westpac-owned BT Financial Group have supported proposals for advisers to be educated in ethical conduct, as well as changes to how professional standards are set.
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This CBA Director Thinks Aussie Banks Shouldn't Be Profit Maximising

This CBA Director Thinks Aussie Banks Shouldn't Be Profit Maximising | Ethics | Scoop.it
At the recent Australian Financial Review Banking & Wealth Summit in Sydney, Harrison Young, a non-executive director of the Commonwealth Bank, wowed the audience with his candid assessment of the banking sector’s recent history and his controversial ideas for its near future. Here is the transcript of that speech.
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Banks back ethics classes for scandal-hit financial planning industry

Banks back ethics classes for scandal-hit financial planning industry | Ethics | Scoop.it
Australia's biggest banks announce support for a huge overhaul of the scandal-hit financial planning sector.
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Dow Chemical's Australian CEO Andrew Liveris challenged on spending for years, documents show

Dow Chemical's Australian CEO Andrew Liveris challenged on spending for years, documents show | Ethics | Scoop.it
Auditors have questioned whether Dow Chemical's Australia CEO exploited his position to finance his lifestyle, further his personal pursuits, or favour his family and friends.
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Struggle Street: what's tacky is telling Western Sydneysiders how helpless they are

Struggle Street: what's tacky is telling Western Sydneysiders how helpless they are | Ethics | Scoop.it
Drug users and unemployed people have as much a right as anyone to sign up to be exploited by reality TV shows. But there are other legitimate questions about the ethical procedures of this new SBS documentary series.
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Speech: Dunne - ‘Ethics in Practice’ Conference | Scoop News

Speech: Dunne - ‘Ethics in Practice’ Conference | Scoop News | Ethics | Scoop.it
Tena koutou katoa, good morning, and thank you for the invitation to speak today at the opening of the Research Ethics conference in New Zealand, Ethics in Practice, held here at Otago University.
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You can’t regulate against bad ethics | Money Management

You can’t regulate against bad ethics | Money Management | Ethics | Scoop.it
The CFA Institute urges an oath-based approach as it tells Treasury you can’t regulate against bad ethics.
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Lamm: A new world of refugee ethics

Lamm: A new world of refugee ethics | Ethics | Scoop.it
There is, in the Christian tradition, the 13th century story of Martin of Tours, who was riding outside the city gates on a cold and windy night when he came across a starving beggar.
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Cat Eyes And Other Radical Ideas To Re-Engineer Humans

Cat Eyes And Other Radical Ideas To Re-Engineer Humans | Ethics | Scoop.it
If we don’t do something about climate change, humanity is screwed. But do what? Carbon emissions keep creeping up, geo-engineering is potential...
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Four Steps to Becoming a Better Leader

Four Steps to Becoming a Better Leader | Ethics | Scoop.it
The former CEO of a multibillion dollar health care company shares his thoughts on values, ethics and having an impact on the next generation of leaders.
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You won’t believe what they’re spending in the Federal Budget

You won’t believe what they’re spending in the Federal Budget | Ethics | Scoop.it
HIDDEN between the many, many pages of the Budget papers are some doozies on what the government is doing with your money.
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Most Religion Is A Legal Fiction; Fundamentalist Religion – Like Haredism – Is Societal Death - FailedMessiah.com

Most Religion Is A Legal Fiction; Fundamentalist Religion – Like Haredism – Is Societal Death - FailedMessiah.com | Ethics | Scoop.it
"…It’s perfectly rational to reject faith as a matter of principle. Many people (myself included) find no practical advantage in believing things without evidence. But what about those who do? If a belief is held because of its effects, not...
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Hackensack CEO Garrett on partnerships: Ethical and cultural fit are as important as business connection | NJBIZ

Hackensack CEO Garrett on partnerships: Ethical and cultural fit are as important as business connection | NJBIZ | Ethics | Scoop.it
Hackensack University Health Network officials were in discussions with CVS Health about expanding their partnership involving Minute Clinics when the moment came that assured Hackensack CEO Robert C
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Being Conscientious: Ethics of Impairment and Self Care

Being Conscientious: Ethics of Impairment and Self Care | Ethics | Scoop.it
Nobody is perfect. What are our ethical obligations when we are experiencing physical, emotional, social, or spiritual distress that impairs our ability to practice social work competently?
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Struggle Street: who has the right to tell your story?

Struggle Street: who has the right to tell your story? | Ethics | Scoop.it
Struggle Street, the new documentary series that shines a light into Sydney’s shadowy suburb Mt Druitt, has courted controversy and ratings for SBS. Marcus Costello questions the motives of those who have bared their claws.
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Ethics must come first: CFA Institute - InvestorDaily

Ethics must come first: CFA Institute - InvestorDaily | Ethics | Scoop.it
Australia’s compulsory superannuation system means that there should be a greater emphasis placed on ethical behaviour and doing the right thing by investors, says CFA Institute.
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