Stern Program for Undergraduate Research

Research ID: RS000074
Research Title: Research on Ethical Systems Design
Description: Why do some organizations produce ethical behavior and others are rife with short-termism, dishonesty, and mistrust? Work with prof. Haidt to review research on what factors are known to produce good and bad ethical outcomes. You would be the lead person producing content for a new site: www.EthicalSystems.org. This would involve reading academic articles, reviewing course syllabi at other business schools, and screening videos related to business ethics.
Relevant Areas of Study: Accounting
Economics
Information Systems
Management and Organizations
Pre-requisites: Must be able to write well and clearly, to produce summaries of research for public consumption. No specific courses are required.
Start Semester: Spring 2013
Credits Per Semester: 1.0
Faculty Member: Jonathan Haidt (jhaidt@stern.nyu.edu)
Department Affilation: N/A
Contact: Jonathan Haidt (jhaidt@stern.nyu.edu)
Expired On: 02-28-2013