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Itb Chap 04


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Itb Chap 04

  1. 1. Social Responsibility of Business and Government 4-1 Social Responsibility 4-2 Government Protection Activities 4-3 Government Regulation and Assistance 4
  2. 2. LESSON 4-1 Social Responsibility <ul><li>Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Describe social responsibility issues. </li></ul><ul><li>Identify benefits and costs of social responsibility. </li></ul><ul><li>Explain the purpose of a code of ethics. </li></ul>Chapter 4 Slide
  3. 3. Key Terms <ul><li>social responsibility </li></ul><ul><li>non-renewable resource </li></ul><ul><li>ethics </li></ul><ul><li>business ethics </li></ul><ul><li>code of ethics </li></ul>Chapter 4 Slide
  4. 4. SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ISSUES <ul><li>Environmental protection </li></ul><ul><li>Workplace diversity </li></ul><ul><li>Job safety </li></ul><ul><li>Employee wellness </li></ul>Chapter 4 Slide
  5. 5. >> C H E C K P O I N T <ul><li>What are four areas of social responsibility that may require the attention of business? </li></ul>Chapter 4 Slide
  6. 6. SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY EVALUATION <ul><li>Benefits </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Expanded justice for groups of a society </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Enhanced company image </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Reduced need for government actions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Improved quality of life in a community and around the world </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Increased awareness of social issues among workers, consumers, and others </li></ul></ul>Chapter 4 Slide
  7. 7. SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY EVALUATION <ul><li>Costs </li></ul><ul><ul><li>New nonpolluting or safer equipment </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Building repairs to remove risks </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wellness and rehabilitation programs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Social projects sponsored by a company </li></ul></ul>Chapter 4 Slide (continued)
  8. 8. >> C H E C K P O I N T <ul><li>What are the main benefits of social responsibility? </li></ul>Chapter 4 Slide
  9. 9. BUSINESS ETHICS <ul><li>Code of ethics </li></ul><ul><li>Ethical conduct guidelines </li></ul>Chapter 4 Slide
  10. 10. >> C H E C K P O I N T <ul><li>What is the purpose of a code of ethics? </li></ul>Chapter 4 Slide
  11. 11. LESSON 4-2 Government Protection Activities <ul><li>Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Identify the roles and levels of government. </li></ul><ul><li>Explain government protection activities. </li></ul><ul><li>Describe types of intellectual property. </li></ul>Chapter 4 Slide
  12. 12. Key Terms <ul><li>contract </li></ul><ul><li>patent </li></ul><ul><li>copyright </li></ul><ul><li>trademark </li></ul>Chapter 4 Slide
  13. 13. GOVERNMENT IN SOCIETY <ul><li>Roles of government </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Providing services for members of society </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Protecting citizens, consumers, businesses, and workers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Regulating utilities and promoting competition </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Providing information and support to businesses </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Buying goods and services </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Hiring public employees </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Raising revenue </li></ul></ul>Chapter 4 Slide (continued)
  14. 14. GOVERNMENT IN SOCIETY <ul><li>Levels of government </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Federal government </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>State government </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Local government </li></ul></ul>Chapter 4 Slide (continued)
  15. 15. FEDERAL GOVERNMENT <ul><li>Oversees the activities that involve two or more states or other countries. </li></ul><ul><li>Regulates foreign and interstate commerce </li></ul>Chapter 4 Slide
  16. 16. STATE GOVERNMENTS <ul><li>Regulate business actions within their own borders </li></ul><ul><li>Assign some of their legislative power to local governments </li></ul>Chapter 4 Slide
  17. 17. LOCAL GOVERNMENTS <ul><li>Include county boards and city or town councils </li></ul><ul><li>Provide services needed for an orderly society, such as police and fire protection </li></ul>Chapter 4 Slide
  18. 18. >> C H E C K P O I N T <ul><li>What are the three levels of government? </li></ul>Chapter 4 Slide
  19. 19. GOVERNMENT PROTECTION ACTIVITIES <ul><li>Worker protection </li></ul><ul><li>Contract enforcement </li></ul>Chapter 4 Slide
  20. 20. >> C H E C K P O I N T <ul><li>What are the main elements of a contract? </li></ul>Chapter 4 Slide
  21. 21. PROTECTION OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY <ul><li>Patents </li></ul><ul><li>Copyrights </li></ul><ul><li>Trademarks </li></ul>Chapter 4 Slide
  22. 22. >> C H E C K P O I N T <ul><li>What are three types of intellectual property? </li></ul>Chapter 4 Slide
  23. 23. LESSON 4-3 Government Regulation and Assistance <ul><li>Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Explain actions by government to regulate business. </li></ul><ul><li>Discuss efforts of government to assist businesses. </li></ul><ul><li>Identify methods used by government to raise money. </li></ul>Chapter 4 Slide
  24. 24. Key Terms <ul><li>public utility </li></ul><ul><li>monopoly </li></ul><ul><li>antitrust laws </li></ul><ul><li>revenue </li></ul>Chapter 4 Slide
  25. 25. REGULATORY ACTIVITIES <ul><li>Regulation of utilities </li></ul><ul><li>Prevent unfair business practices </li></ul>Chapter 4 Slide
  26. 26. >> C H E C K P O I N T <ul><li>Why does government regulate utilities? </li></ul>Chapter 4 Slide
  27. 27. GOVERNMENT ASSISTS BUSINESS <ul><li>Government buys goods and services </li></ul><ul><li>Government employs workers </li></ul>Chapter 4 Slide
  28. 28. >> C H E C K P O I N T <ul><li>How does government assist business? </li></ul>Chapter 4 Slide
  29. 29. GOVERNMENT RAISES MONEY <ul><li>Taxes </li></ul><ul><li>Borrowing </li></ul>Chapter 4 Slide
  30. 30. >> C H E C K P O I N T <ul><li>What is the difference between tax revenue and borrowing by government? </li></ul>Chapter 4 Slide