How might Christian ethics contribute to this discussion?

Reflecting on Chapter 7 Show more Rae & Wong Beyond Integrity 3rd Ed. (Zondervan) 2012 ISBN: 9780310291107 Reflecting on Chapter 7 of the text study the anecdote on Paying the Next CEO in Case 7.2 page 310 and answer the following questions: 1.Which side would you take that of the compensation task force or that of the concerned shareholders? State your reasons briefly. 2.How might Christian ethics contribute to this discussion? Question #1 This calls for an analysis of the competing camps on the matter of executive compensation which is currently a hot-button issue in corporate boardrooms as well as in public debate. The well written answer will reflect subjective views of executive compensation within the context of the fact pattern. Question #2 Some good points to be made: Old Testament and New Testament scripture such as Leviticus 19:15 Deuteronomy 24:17-22 Matthew 5:45 and 1 Timothy 5:3-16 condemn partiality and challenge the believer to treat people with the dignity they deserve. In Mark 12:1-12 Jesus condemned farmers who mistreated their servants in the field and in Matthew 20:1-16 Jesus used justice in pay in the fields as an example of the last shall be first. In Matthew 25:14-30 Jesus teaches about responsibility and accountability with what has been entrusted to us. Show less


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