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Stakeholders have been able to form international coalitions more successfully through use of:

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· Question 2

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All of the following are external stakeholders of the firm except:

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· Question 3

5 out of 5 points

Which one of the following is considered to be a nonmarket stakeholder of business?

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· Question 4

5 out of 5 points

The five types of stakeholders’ power recognized by most experts are:

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· Question 5

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Interactions between business and society occur:

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· Question 6

5 out of 5 points

The instrumental argument says stakeholder management is:

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· Question 7

5 out of 5 points

When a community group sues a company for health effects caused by the unsafe disposal of toxic chemicals, this is an exercise of a stakeholder’s:

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· Question 8

5 out of 5 points

Customers can exercise economic stakeholder power by:

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· Question 9

5 out of 5 points

A firm subscribing to the ownership theory of the firm would mainly be concerned with providing value for its:

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· Question 10

5 out of 5 points

A stakeholder analysis:

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· Question 11

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The phenomenon of a person or group holding multiple stakeholder duties is referred to as:

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· Question 12

5 out of 5 points

A number of European countries require public companies to include employee members on their boards of directors, so:

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· Question 13

5 out of 5 points

Which of the following is not considered to be a nonmarket stakeholder?

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· Question 14

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With the explosive growth of technologies that facilitate the sharing of information, this kind of stakeholder power has become increasingly important:

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· Question 15

5 out of 5 points

Which argument says that stakeholder management realistically depicts how companies really work?

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The issue management process has how may stages?

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· Question 2

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Proactive companies are:

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· Question 3

5 out of 5 points

Legal environmental intelligence includes:

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· Question 4

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Failure to understand the beliefs and expectations of stakeholders:

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· Question 5

5 out of 5 points

Once an organization has implemented the issue management program, it must:

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· Question 6

5 out of 5 points

Stakeholder engagement is, at its core, a:

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· Question 7

5 out of 5 points

A corporation’s issue management activities are usually linked to:

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· Question 8

5 out of 5 points

Contemporary issue management:

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Scholars have found:

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· Question 24

5 out of 5 points

Corporations have a role in establishing their community’s:

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· Question 25

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When undertaking social initiatives, a company:

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· Question 26

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As of 2012, the B Corporation status has been legally recognized in how many states?

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· Question 27

5 out of 5 points

A social enterprise:

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· Question 28

5 out of 5 points

Stakeholder partnerships, high-tech communication networks, and sustainability audits are examples of:

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· Question 29

5 out of 5 points

Executive conscience, acts of charity, and philanthropic funding are examples of:

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· Question 30

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When a person or group of people identify a social need and use their entrepreneurial skills to address this need, this process is called:

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Under the U.S. Corporate Sentencing Guidelines, if a firm has developed a strong ethics program, corporate executives found guilty of criminal activity may have their sentence:

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· Question 2

5 out of 5 points

As business becomes increasingly global:

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· Question 3

5 out of 5 points

Which statement characterizes the moral reasoning typically found in a child?

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· Question 4

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According to a 2009 opinion poll, Americans hold a dim view of:

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· Question 5

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At the core of rights reasoning is the belief that:

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· Question 6

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All of the following values are present in most ethical decisions except:

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· Question 7

5 out of 5 points

In a 2010 study of 400 companies, what percentage of firms said the benefits of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act outweighed its costs?

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· Question 8

5 out of 5 points

Cross-cultural contradictions arise due to:

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· Question 9

5 out of 5 points

As an additional employee benefit to promote spirituality, companies have begun to provide employees with the services of:

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· Question 10

5 out of 5 points

A bottom-line mentality in business is reflected in which statement?

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· Question 11

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Business executives are finding that a trusting, ethical relationship with a business partner is:

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· Question 22

5 out of 5 points

A company that channels employee behavior in a lawful direction by emphasizing the threat of detection and punishment is:

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· Question 23

5 out of 5 points

Which ethical criterion is described by the idea that a company should strive for efficiency?

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· Question 24

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The critical component in installing an effective ethics program is:

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· Question 25

5 out of 5 points

Ethisphere Magazine recognizes and rewards ethical leadership and business practices worldwide according to their:

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· Question 26

5 out of 5 points

If a manger approaches ethics with benevolence in mind, he or she would stress what?

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· Question 27

5 out of 5 points

Which U.S. Act prohibits executives representing U.S.-based companies from paying bribes to foreign government officials, political parties, or political candidates?

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· Question 28

5 out of 5 points

Which of the following is not an example of a white-collar crime?

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· Question 29

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A giant step is taken toward improving ethical performance throughout the company when:

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· Question 30

5 out of 5 points

Typically, ethics training is offered to:

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Representation on the World Bank’s board of directors is based on:

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· Question 2

5 out of 5 points

Single-party rule by communist parties still remains in:

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· Question 3

5 out of 5 points

A critic of globalization might argue that companies decide to manufacture in China mainly because of China’s:

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· Question 4

5 out of 5 points

Global market channels involve a firm producing goods in:

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· Question 5

5 out of 5 points

The purpose of the World Trade Organization is to:

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· Question 6

5 out of 5 points

The term “race to the bottom” refers to:

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According to a survey conducted by The Economist in 2008, how many respondents say corporate citizenship can help increase their companies’ profits?

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· Question 19

5 out of 5 points

According to the scholar Simon Zadek six benefits of social audits include all of the following except.

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· Question 20

5 out of 5 points

A systematic evaluation of an organization’s social, ethical, and environmental performance is called a(n):

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· Question 21

5 out of 5 points

The Ronald McDonald House charity, operated by McDonald’s has been criticized for:

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· Question 22

5 out of 5 points

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights states that each person:

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· Question 23

5 out of 5 points

According to Philip H. Mirvis’ and Bradley K. Googins’ model, how many stages are there of global corporate citizenship?

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· Question 24

5 out of 5 points

Which of the following is not a motivation for publishing a corporate social report?

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· Question 25

5 out of 5 points

Companies see the need to build more coherent initiatives as they move into the:

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· Question 26

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The emerging trend in gathering audit information directly from workers using their mobile phones is called:

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· Question 27

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Managers responding to the needs of the local education system as a normal or routine aspect of its operations is an example of an organization in the:

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· Question 28

5 out of 5 points

This Switzerland-based pharmaceutical firm was an early adopter of the Global Compact and used it to update its code of conduct.

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· Question 29

5 out of 5 points

When a company puts its commitment to social and environmental responsibility into practice worldwide, not only locally or regionally it is called:

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· Question 30

5 out of 5 points

Some companies h

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The primary way of accomplishing public policy is through:

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· Question 2

0 out of 5 points

Total social regulation costs are:

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· Question 3

0 out of 5 points

Managers’ understanding of government regulations is:

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· Question 4

5 out of 5 points

Policies that affect the supply, demand, and value of a nation’s currency are:

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· Question 5

5 out of 5 points

When a government orders companies not to conduct business in another country because of a war, human rights violations, or lack of a legitimate government; these orders are called:

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· Question 6

5 out of 5 points

Public policy effects are:

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· Question 7

5 out of 5 points

The Mullahs in Iran is an example of the power of government derived from:

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· Question 8

5 out of 5 points

Economic regulations:

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· Question 9

5 out of 5 points

Studies show that texting while driving is:

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· Question 10

5 out of 5 points

Patterns of government taxing and spending that are intended to stimulate or support the economy are:

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· Question 11

0 out of 5 points

Which car company did not seek bailout loans from the U.S. government following the 2009 worldwide economic recession?

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· Question 12

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Government’s role is to create and enforce laws that:

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· Question 13

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Public policy is a basic set of goals, plans and actions undertaken by:

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· Question 14

5 out of 5 points

Governments being asked to ban the use of cell phones by drivers are examples of a public policy:

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· Question 15

5 out of 5 points

Public policy tools involve a combination of:

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· Question 16

5 out of 5 points

Trade associations are:

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· Question 17

5 out of 5 points

When a firm solicits its stockholders for political contributions for a particular candidate by letter and then sends those contributions to the candidate on behalf of its stockholders, it is called:

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· Question 18

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Which type of organization’s political action committee gave the greatest amount by total contribution in 2011 – 2012?

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· Question 19

5 out of 5 points

When managers become personally involved in developing public policy, the firm is at what level of business political involvement?

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· Question 20

5 out of 5 points

Lobbyists, under U.S. law, must disclose their:

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· Question 21

0 out of 5 points

A corporate political strategy does not:

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· Question 22

5 out of 5 points

One of the most common financial-incentive strategy tools is:

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· Question 23

5 out of 5 points

Which of the following is not a constituency-building strategy tool?

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· Question 24

0 out of 5 points

Since 1998, the total amount spent on lobbying activity has increased about:

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· Question 25

5 out of 5 points

To influence government policymakers’ actions, an information strategy involves:

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· Question 26

5 out of 5 points

Firms in the chemical industry, which must contend with frequently changing environmental regulations and the risk of dangerous accidents, usually have:

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· Question 27

5 out of 5 points

Advocacy ads are also called:

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· Question 28

5 out of 5 points

Companies have been permitted to contribute to political action committees since:

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· Question 29

5 out of 5 points

The information strategy tool most used by business is:

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· Question 30

5 out of 5 points

When a business seeks to overturn a law after it has been passed or threatens to challenge the legal legitimacy of the new regulation in the courts, this is called:

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his company called its plan to tackle climate change “Plan A” because there is no “Plan B”:

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· Question 2