Ethical Issues in Human Resource Management
After reading this chapter, you should be able to:
- Understand the meaning of ethics and the need for ethical policies and codes
- Enumerate the factors influencing ethical behaviour at work
- Explain the role of human resource management in promoting ethical values
- Present an overview of international business ethics
Enron was a popular energy company in the United States with diversified operations in different parts of the world. It had a presence in India through its subsidiary, the Dabhol Power Company (DPC), a joint-venture power- producing unit at Maharashtra. The Enron group had a strong workforce of 22,000 employees at the global level. Its employee-centred HR ...