Join the Discussion Ethics & Social Responsibility
Can Advanced Cell and other companies that are pursuing stem-cell research behave ethically with so much at stake financially? What can such companies do to help maintain their ethical standards?
Is the decision to use stem-cell research to treat diseases an ethical one? Is the objective of reproductive stem-cell research ethical?
Should the federal government even be considering funding stem-cell research? What criteria for funding stem-cell research should funding sources (either the government or private funding sources) set?
Time-Driven versus Development-Driven Model Time-Driven Development-Driven Value Orientation Focus Making effective decisions through maximum development of group members Making effective decisions with minimum cost Emphasizes group development Emphasizes timely decision making Has a long-term horizon, as group development takes time Has a short-term time horizon