How could the topic apply to an organization you have observed? How would you explain the role of leadership in corporate culture and how would you describe leadership stylesand how they affect ethical decision-making?
Assignment #1The Ford Pinto case is a well-known case that is often discussed in the context of business ethics. To summarize Ford’s design of the Pinto’s fuel tank was defective causing fires if the Pinto was involved in even minor rear-end collisions. Ford came to learn of the defect but the company failed to correct it; Ford then predicted based on a cost-benefit analysis that it would cost more to repair the defect ($11 per vehicle or $137 million total) than it would to pay for damages resulting from burn deaths burn injuries and burned vehicles ($47.5 million). Consider the Ford Pinto case in light of the who-how (WH) framework for business ethics.Would Ford’s decision to forego repairing the defective design comply with these ethical guidelines? If so why? If not then what actions should Ford have taken to satisfy them? Explain your reasoning.Your response to this question should be a minimum of 500 words. Cite any direct quotes or paraphrased material from outside sources.Assignment #2ARTICLE IS THE ATTACHMENT PROVIDED!!After reading the article write a 500-word article critique by addressing each of the following items: Briefly introduce and summarize the article. Do the authors arguments support his or her main point? What evidence supports the main point? How could the topic of this article apply to your personal or professional life? How could the topic apply to an organization you have observed? How would you explain the role of leadership in corporate culture and how would you describe leadership stylesand how they affect ethical decision-making? Are there any inherent unethical practices with drug testing though it is technically legal? What conclusions can you draw about the ethical issues facing business leaders?