Oil Companies Being Ethical Analytical Essay by Write Fine

Oil Companies Being Ethical
A outline of the importance of oil companies maintaining high standards in their operations.
# 112675 | 1,588 words | 12 sources | APA | 2009 | US
Published on Mar 04, 2009 in Business (Industries) , Business (Administration) , Ethics (General)

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The paper notes that the roles of shareholders and stakeholders in any company differ slightly, whilst in oil companies they have varied roles because stakeholders, with or without shareholdings, are somehow invested in the current and future success of the company. This paper briefly looks at the position of oil companies in the controversial role of the holders of a resource that independent users cannot obtain in any other fashion, and discusses the social responsibility of oil companies in the economic, legal, ethical, and philanthropic areas.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Brown, S. P., & Phillips, K. R. (1991). U.S. Oil Demand and Conservation. Contemporary Policy Issues, 9(1), 67-72.
  • Claes, D. H. (2000). The Politics of Oil-Producer Cooperation. Boulder, CO: Westview Press.
  • Deal, W. F. (2006). Energy Perspectives: Another Look at Fossil Fuels It Is Very Possible That the Nation's Reliance on Fossil Fuels to Power an Expanding Economy Will Actually Increase over at Least the Next Two Decades, Even with Aggressive Development and Deployment of New Renewable and Nuclear Technologies. The Technology Teacher, 65(8), 10.
  • Demonized Extractors. (2004, August 10). The Washington Times, p. A14.
  • Fox, L. (2003) Enron: The Rise and Fall. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley.

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