Formula for solving ethics questions

Forgive the title, it was borne out of students wanting a set formula to answering exam questions on ethics.  I think most students feel safer with questions that have a clear-cut answer, rather than to give opinions and to back it up.

For ethics questions, there is generally no one right answer.  Outside of gaining experience through dealing with real life ethical situations, most models or methods for answering ethics questions encourages students (and accountants) to consider practical application of theory to given scenarios rather than abstracts. Continue reading “Formula for solving ethics questions”