Doing the Right Entrepreneurial Thing: Ethical Decision Making Under Uncertainty Conference Paper uri icon


  • Are entrepreneurs more or less ethical than other business agents? This study finds that complex and novel decision settings yield biases that render entrepreneurs to have lower ethical judgment than that of managers. Such a finding raises important questions about the moral expectations that society places on entrepreneurs.

published proceedings

  • Academy of Management Proceedings

author list (cited authors)

  • Ng, D. W., James, H., & Klein, P. G.

citation count

  • 1

complete list of authors

  • Ng, Desmond W||James, Harvey||Klein, Peter G

publication date

  • July 2012