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[Excerpt] Should we rely on legislation to correct problems or should we act collectively to make ethical decisions? After careful thought, it becomes clear that legislation is a seductive copout that makes matters worse and detracts from our obligation to accept accountability for our individual and collective decisions.


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Cherrington, D. J. (2009, December 21). The executive pay drama: From comedy to tragedy. Cornell HR Review. Retrieved [insert date] from Cornell University, ILR School site:

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