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Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs

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Listen to events at Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs. Speakers and interviewees include distinguished authors, government and UN officials, economists, policymakers, and businesspeople. Topics range from the ethics of war and peace, to the place of religion in politics, to issues at the forefront of global social justice. To learn more about our work and to explore a wealth of related resources, please visit our website at http://www.carnegiecouncil.org.


Forty Years After Friedman: What is the Proper Role of Business in Society?

September 20th, 2010

Episode 475 of 1237 episodes

In 1970 Milton Friedman published an article entitled The Social Responsibility of Business is to Increase Its Profits. In light of current business problems, such as the BP oil spill,what is the social responsibility of companies today?