March 31, 2010
A paper on business ethics by a St. John’s professor of
philosophy has received the 2009 Journal of Private Enterprise’s
“Best Paper Award.”
Douglas B. Rasmussen, Ph.D., Professor of
Philosophy, co-authored the paper, “Making Room for Business
Ethics: Rights as Metanorms for Market and Moral Values,” with
Douglas J. Den Uyl. Dr. Rasmussen’s areas of scholarly interest
include political philosophy; ethics; ontology and epistemology;
business ethics and political economy.
Published by the Association of Private
Enterprise Education (APEE), the Journal
of Private Enterprise is a peer-reviewed journal that has
become a significant forum for scholarship on private enterprise.
The APEE promotes scholarship on private enterprise.