A Fine as a Cost of Doing Business

I often use the article, “A Fine is Just a Price” by Uri Gneezy and Aldo Rustichini (2000) to illustrate an interesting point about strategies for discouraging unwanted behavior.

Ethical Recovery Paradox

My husband and I recently attended a birthday party for a classmate of our daughters. When he shared that one the other fathers said, “I work for Comcast, but don’t hold it against me!” I had to chuckle.

Have You Ever Fired a Client?

I recently came across an interesting article on the Harvard Business Review blog that discussed when it was appropriate to fire a customer.

What Would Your Mom Say?

I have always liked the saying, “wherever you go, there you are.” Like many profound sayings, it can be interpreted in many ways. I have always interpreted it to mean that ‘you can’t run away from yourself.'

Check Out the Center's New Blog

The Cary M. Maguire Center for Ethics in Financial Services has a new blog, “Ethically Speaking: Thinking about Ethics in the Financial Services Industry”


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