Can Ethics be Taught? Or Legislated?

via Cardus
May 17th, 2013

Recent experience tells us that rules created today to curb yesterday’s bad business practices often make life harder for honest people and motivate the unscrupulous to find new ways around the rules.

In his Cardus blog Ray Pennings asks, "If trust in our economic system cannot be created by legislation and regulation, then how is it created?" Read his opinion here.

Do you think ethics can be legislated? Why or why not?

Channel(s): Ethics