Category: Ethics

From morality to ethics and beyond

From morality to ethics and beyond 17 April 2018 What justifies morality – is it reason, or something else, some kind of higher authority? The word comes from Latin, where moralis denotes ‘character’, and it can be seen to be...

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The ethics of accountability

The ethics of accountability 25 February 2018 Two years ago, the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority introduced new rules for senior managers, in an attempt to strengthen accountability in the...

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Utopia – a good place

Utopia – a good place 6 March 2017 Exactly a year ago – room full of academics, and it actually took a lawyer to clarify the features of a “good place”: no poverty, because wealth is despised; no (or very rare) serious...

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