dr. B.H.E. (Ben) Wempe

Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Member ERIM
Field: Organisation
Affiliated since 2004

Dr Ben Wempe studied political theory in Leiden, Florence and Oxford. His present research interests include organizational ethics, political theory, Idealism, social contract theories, and corporate social responsibility. He has published in academic journals such as Acta Politica, Business Ethics: A European Review, Business Ethics Quarterly, Journal of Business Ethics, and Organization Studies. He is on the editorial board of various of these journals and an Associate Editor of Business & Society. He has frequently presented papers at international conferences, including meetings of the European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR), the European Business Ethics Network in the UK (EBEN-UK), the Political Science Association (PSA), the International Association for Business & Society (IABS), the Society for Business Ethics (SBE) and the Social Issues in Management (SIM) division of the Academy of Management. He was a Visiting Research Fellow at Harris Manchester College, University of Oxford, UK. He also held Visiting Scholarships at the Legal Studies Department, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia; and the Institute for Business and Professional Ethics, DePaul University, Chicago. Dr Wempe organized the IABS 2007 Annual Meeting at Villa La Pietra, Florence, Italy and served as IABS President in 2008-2009.

  • B.H.E. Wempe (2004). T. H. Green's Theory of Positive Freedom: from Metaphysics to Political Theory (- British Idealist Studies - Series 3: Green). Exeter, UK: Imprint Academic
  • B.H.E. Wempe (2018). Private Military Company. In R..W. Kolb (Ed.), The SAGE Encyclopedia of Business Ethics and Society, Second Edition. Los Angeles: Sage
  • B.H.E. Wempe (2018). Ethical Issues concerning Private Prisons. In R..W. Kolb (Ed.), The Sage Encyclopedia of Business Ethics and Soiety. Los Angeles: Sage
  • B.H.E. Wempe (2018). The Moral Limits of Markets (MLM). In The SAGE Encyclopedia of Business Ethics and Society, Second Edition. Los Angeles: Sage
  • B.H.E. Wempe (2018). Privatization of Public Goods. In R.W. Kolb (Ed.), The SAGE Encyclopedia of Business Ethics and Society, Second Edition. Los Angeles: Sage
  • B.H.E. Wempe (2018). Integrative Social Contracts Theory (ISCT). In R..W. Kolb (Ed.), The SAGE Encyclopedia of Business Ethics and Society, Second Edition. Los Angeles: Sage
  • B.H.E. Wempe (2018). Amartya Sen. In R.W. Kolb (Ed.), The SAGE Encyclopedia of Business Ethics and Society, Second Edition. Los Angeles: Sage
  • B.H.E. Wempe (2018). Fair Trade. In R.W. Kolb (Ed.), The SAGE Encyclopedia of Business Ethics and Society, Second Edition. Los Angeles: Sage
  • B.H.E. Wempe (2012). Contractarian Business Ethics. In A. Crane & D Matten (Eds.), New Directions in Business Ethics (SAGE Library in Business and Management, Vol II) (pp. 383-403). Sage
  • B.H.E. Wempe (2008). Contractarian Business Ethics Today. In Jeffery.D. Smith (Ed.), Normative Theory and Business (New Perspectives in Business Ethics) (pp. 73-92). Lanham: Rowman and Littlefield
  • B.H.E. Wempe (2007). Integrative Social Contract Theory (ISCT). In R.W Kolb (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Business Ethics and Society (pp. 1140-1141). Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications, Inc
  • J. van Oosterhout, B.H.E. Wempe & T. van Willigenburg (2002). A Critique of Monistic Organizational Ethics. In Proceedings Ninth Annual International Conference Promoting Business Ethics. Niagara Falls
  • B.H.E. Wempe (2001). Business ethics: problematic practice, problematic theory. In H. Peter Steeves (Ed.), Book of Proceedings: Commerce, Consumerism, Consciousness (pp. 136). Chicago: DePaul University
  • B.H.E. Wempe (1993). Hoog tijd voor een methodologie van de kunde (in het bijzonder bedrijfskunde). In J.F. Schreinemakers & B.G.F. Pol (Eds.), Bedrijfskunde en Technologie. NOBO Zesde Onderzoekdag (pp. 313-104). Enschede: UT Service
  • B.H.E. Wempe (2002). Denken over Corruptie in het Bedrijfsleven. In Muel Kaptein & Henry Wietzema e.a. (Eds.), Jaarboek Fraudebestrijding (pp. 76-79). Kluwer
  • B.H.E. Wempe (2001). Naar een bedrijfsethische theorie van corruptie. Bedrijfskunde, 73 (3), 30-35.
  • B.H.E. Wempe (1999). Veel bomen in het utopisch bos. Socialisme en Democratie, 56 (11), 520-523.
2018
September
27
Research Seminar
As: Contact, Coordinator
2017
May
03
2017
March
15
Research Seminar
As: Contact, Coordinator
2016
May
10
Research Seminar
As: Contact, Coordinator
2015
September
10
2015
September
02
2010
November
17
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator
2008
June
10
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator
2008
May
21
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator
2008
April
23
Research Seminar
As: Coordinator
2006
November
22

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