Local insights, global ethics
Founded in 1985, the Institute for Business & Professional Ethics (IBPE) was established as a joint effort of the College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences and Driehaus College of Business at DePaul University.
The purpose of the IBPE is to encourage ethical deliberation in decision-makers by stirring their moral conscience, encouraging moral imagination, and stimulating research into business innovation and practices. We serve as a forum for exploring and fostering ethical practices in Chicago-area business organizations at DePaul with programs for our students, faculty and the business community.
Benefit Corporations Gateway
Workshop: How to Create a Benefit Corporation & Gain a Competitive Advantage
This course covers the concept of Benefit Corporation, its development and its local and global reach. It also covers the benefits and provisions of becoming a benefit corporation, as well as the process of becoming one. It also covers the concept of social responsibility, and how it can be of strategic value to an organization.
For more news and information, read the IBPE Benefit Corporations Blog.