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ETHICAL BEHAVIOR OF BUSINESS STUDENTS AT ROCKY UNIVERSITY

ETHICAL BEHAVIOR OF BUSINESS STUDENTS AT ROCKY UNIVERSITY

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Ethical Behavior of Business Students at Rocky University (350 Points)During the global recession of 2008 and 2009, there were many accusations ofunethical behavior by Wall Street executives, financial managers, and other corporateofficers. At that time, an article appeared that suggested that part of the reason for suchunethical business behavior may stem from the fact that cheating has become moreprevalent among business students. The article reported that 86% of business studentsadmitted to cheating at some time during their academic career as compared to 77% ofnon-business students.Cheating has been a concern of the dean of the College of Business at RockyUniversity for several years. Some faculty members in the college believe that cheatingis more widespread at Rocky than at other universities, while other faculty membersthink that cheating is not a major problem in the college. To resolve some of theseissues, the dean commissioned a study to assess the current ethical behavior ofbusiness students at Rocky. As part of this study, an anonymous exit survey wasadministered to a sample of 90 business students from this year’s graduating class.Responses to the following questions were used to obtain data regarding three types ofcheating.During your time at Rocky, did you ever present work copied off the Internet as yourown?Yes 

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