An Ethical Dilemma in Business Case Study by ResearchRiter

An Ethical Dilemma in Business
An analysis of an employee's ethical dilemma concerning the manager.
# 127020 | 500 words | 0 sources | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Business (General) , Ethics (General)

$9.95 Buy and instantly download this paper now


This paper examines an ethical dilemma in which a subordinate knows her manager is behaving unethically, and when confronted, the manager threatens the subordinate, suggesting that he is the one the company will believe. The question the paper deals with is: What should the employee do?

From the Paper:

"Carla has an ethical dilemma. She is aware that her manager in the CPA firm, Jack, is planning to leave the company in the next six months. He has told her that he is already moonlighting. He admits to doing work for clients independently. Carla knows that this is a conflict of interest, notwithstanding the fact that Jack told her that his clients are not technically in the target market for their employer. This may or may not be true. What is certainly true..."

Cite this Case Study:

APA Format

An Ethical Dilemma in Business (2008, December 01) Retrieved January 30, 2023, from

MLA Format

"An Ethical Dilemma in Business" 01 December 2008. Web. 30 January. 2023. <>