Harvard University Coca Cola Corporate Code of Conduct Survey Paper
Request: The following is requires for your Corporate Code of Conduct survey Paper:
- Visit the website of a publicly-traded company or private company of your choice.
- Download your chosen company’s code of conduct and ethics policy (some companies have one or both).
- Read and analyze the code of conduct and ethics policy of your company.
- Write a 6 page; 1.5 spaced paperwhich clearly and logically summarizes the policies of your chosen company. Also, your paper must address the following additional areas:
- (i) Discuss the values that your company holds
- (ii) Discuss the infrastructural components of your Company’s ethics policy
- (iii) Summarize the tools available to employees who are in an ethical dilemma
- (iv) Discuss why you think the Company has approached its ethic’s policy in the manner it has chosen (For example, a CPA firm may place great emphasis on reducing conflict of interest, this is because professional firms have a duty to serve the public interest).
- Make sure your paper has a clear thesis (the thesis must be written in italic and must be very specific – papers without a clear thesis will not be graded and will receive a failing mark), structured presentation, logical transitions, and error free grammar.
Objectives of the given task:
- To encourage internet-based research into the topic of formal corporate ethics policies.
- Allow students to research, summarize, and present a summary of a corporation’s ethics policy.
- Promote structured, organized, and critical thinking and writing.