David Silver

BA (Stanford University), PhD (University of Arizona)
Associate Professor, Sustainability and Ethics Group
Chair in Business and Professional Ethics, W. Maurice Young Centre for Applied Ethics

Contact Information

Office Henry Angus 264
Tel (604) 827-4462

Research Interests

  • Business and professional ethics

Courses Taught in 2018-2019

  • Business Ethics Leadership (BCom)

Selected Recent Publications

  • David Silver (2015). Business ethics after citizen united: a contractualist analysis. Journal of Business Ethics 127 (2): 385-397
  • David Silver (2012). Citizens as Contractualist Stakeholders. Journal of Business Ethics 109 (1):3-13.
  • David Silver (2008). Defending the Independence Constraint: A Reply to Snider. Religious Studies 44 (2):203-207.
  • David Silver (2006). Collective Responsibility, Corporate Responsibility and Moral Taint. Midwest Studies in Philosophy 30 (1):269–278.
  • David Silver (2005). A Strawsonian Defense of Corporate Moral Responsibility. American Philosophical Quarterly 42 (4):279 - 293.

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