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The Koeze Business Ethics Initiative (KBEI) has as its mission to examine the role and influence of business in public life, to promote inquiry into ethical business practices and education, and to be a leading resource for business professionals, students, faculty, and administrators who seek to understand the relationship between business, the common good, and a life well-lived.

Upcoming Events

Webinar: The View From Spectrum Health: Physician-Leaders on Responding to Pandemics and the Future of Health Care

July 15, 2020 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Panelists: - Alejandro Quiroga MD, MBA, Senior Vice President, Population Health at Spectrum Health - Leslie M. Jurecko MD, MBA, SVP, Quality, Safety, and Experience, Spectrum Health Moderator:...

Webinar: Truth, Trust, and 'Alternative Facts' -The Future of Knowledge in the Public Square

August 5, 2020 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Panelists: - Andrew Spear, PhD, Associate Professor of Philosophy, Grand Valley State University - Gleaves Whitney, Director, Hauenstein Center for Presidential Studies Moderator: Michael DeWilde,...

Pandemics, Psychedelics and Palliative Care: Living and Dying in an Age of Uncertain

September 9, 2020 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Panelists:  - Dr. John Mulder, MD, FAAHPM, HMDC, Chief Medical Consultant for Hospice and Palliative Care, Medical Director of Trillium Institute - Dr. Jason Beckrow, MD, Trillium Institute Moderator: Michael...

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Interview with Rapid Growth Media

February 27, 2020

KBEI Director and Ethics Professor, Michael DeWilde featured in February 2020 Rapid Growth Article.

KBEI Discusses Sexual Harassment, Emotional Empathy, and the Role of Men on the Shelley Irwin Show

January 27, 2020

KBEI Director, Michael De Wilde, visited the Shelley Irwin show to discuss his latest article on sexual harassment, emotional empathy, and the role of men published in the Seidman Business Review.

KBEI Director Receives 2019 Outstanding Teaching Award

December 30, 2019

The Graduate Student Association has awarded KBEI Director and Faculty Member, Michael DeWilde, with the Fall 2019 Outstanding Teaching Award.

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General Business Ethics Resources

General Business Ethics Resources

Articles, Books, and Videos on general Business Ethics, curated by KBEI staff.