Order Ethics: An Ethical Framework For The Social Market Economy by Christoph LuetgeOrder Ethics: An Ethical Framework For The Social Market Economy by Christoph Luetge

Order Ethics: An Ethical Framework For The Social Market Economy

byChristoph LuetgeEditorNikil Mukerji

Hardcover | August 8, 2016

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This book examines the theoretical foundations of order ethics and discusses business ethics problems from an order ethics perspective. Order ethics focuses on the social order and the institutional environment in which individuals interact. It is a well-established paradigm in European business ethics.  The book contains articles written by leading experts in the field and provides both a concise introduction to order ethics and short summary articles homing in on specific aspects of the order-ethical paradigm.  It presents contributions describing fundamental concepts, historical roots, and the economic, social, and philosophical background of the theory. The second part of the handbook focuses on the theory's application in business, society, and politics, casting new light on an array of topics that loom large in contemporary ethical discourse.


Nikil Mukerji is a researcher in philosophy at the Chair of Political Theory and Philosophy at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München and currently serves as academic director of the executive master's degree programme Philosophie Politik Wirtschaft (PPW) also at LMU. He studied business administration, economics, philosophy, logic and...
Title:Order Ethics: An Ethical Framework For The Social Market EconomyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:366 pages, 23.5 × 15.5 × 0.25 inPublished:August 8, 2016Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3319331493

ISBN - 13:9783319331492

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Table of Contents

A. Theoretical Foundations of Order Ethics.- Fundamentals.- 1. Christoph Luetge; Contractarian Foundations of Order Ethics.- 2. Ingo Pies; The Ordonomic Approach to Order Ethics.- 3. Karl Homann; Theory Strategies of Business Ethics.- The Economic and Social Background.- 4. Martin Leschke; A Critique of Welfare Economics.- 5. Hannes Rusch/Matthias Uhl; Order Ethics - an Experimental Perspective.- 6. Michael von Grundherr; Order Ethics and Situationist Psychology.- 7. Nikil Mukerji / Christoph Schumacher; Order Ethics, Economics and Game Theory.- 8. Sigmund Wagner-Tsukamoto; Biblical Economics and Order Ethics: Constitutional Economic and Institutional Economic Roots of the Old Testament.- The Philosophical Background of Order Ethics.- 9. Christoph Luetge; Order Ethics and the Problem of Social Glue.- 10. Ludwig Heider / Nikil Mukerji; Rawls, Order Ethics, and Rawlsian Order Ethics.- 11. Michael Festl; Boost up and Merge With: Order Ethics in the Light of Recent Developments in Justice Theory.- 12. Tatjana Schönwälder-Kuntze; Deconstructive Ethics: Handling Human Plurality (Shaped) by Normative (Enabling) Conditions.- 13. Sigmund Wagner-Tsukamoto; Contrasting the Behavioural Business Ethics Approach and the Institutional Economic Approach to Business Ethics: Insights from the Study of Quaker Employers.- B. Problems of Business Ethics from an Order Ethics Perspective.- 14. Markus Beckmann/Ingo Pies; The Constitution of Responsibility: Toward an Ordonomic Framework for Interpreting (Corporate Social) Responsibility in Different Social Settings.- 15. Ludger Heidbrink; Companies as Political Actors: A Positioning between Ordo-Responsibility and Systems Responsibility.- 16. Nikil Mukerji and Christoph Schumacher; Is the Minimum Wage Ethically Justifiable? An Order-Ethical Answer.- 17. Markus Beckmann; Sustainability from an Order Ethics Perspective.- 18. Nikolaus Knoepffler/Martin O'Malley; An Ordonomic Perspective in Medical Ethics.- 19. Ford Shanahan/Peter Seele; Ethics and the Development of Reputation Risk at Goldman Sachs 2008-2010.- 20. Christoph Luetge; Executive Compensation.