Reviews and Interviews

From Ethics to Spirituality

In his paper on “From ethics to spirituality: Laszlo Zsolnai on human motivations” (in Luk Bouckaert, Knut J. Ims, and Peter Rona (Eds.): Art, Spirituality and Economics. Liber Amicorum for Laszlo Zsolnai. Springer, 2018. pp. 83-95.) Zsolt Boda argues that an important part of Laszlo Zsolnai’s oeuvre focuses on the individual: the model of economic actor, human motivations in decision making, and the problem of the modern self. The paper will, first, present his intellectual journey… Read More »From Ethics to Spirituality

Economics as a Moral Science

“Laszlo Zsolnai” in Ove Jakobsen: Transformative Ecological Economics. Process Philosophy, Ideology and Utopia. New York and London, Routledge. pp. 123-126.

Ethical Leadership

Jurjen Wiersma (Protestant Theology Faculty, Brussels) wrote a review on my book Ethical Leadership in De Stem van het Boek (December 2016) pp 13-14. (In Dutch) Ethical Leadership

An Economist Focusing on the Environment and Social Responsibility

Ove Jakobsen wrote an article on Laszlo Zsolnai’s work in the Norwegian journal PENGEVIRKE  (2015 No. 3. pp. 26-27). The journal is the forum for alternative economic and business initiatives published by the Cultura Bank in Oslo. An Economist Focusing on the Environment and Social Responsibility

Baltic Management Institute

Baltic Management Institute published a summary of my paper on incentives and executive compensation, as part of its “BMI KNOWLEDGE” initiative. BMI KNOWLEDGE promotes the creation and sharing of intellectual capital among academic and business leaders by drawing attention to business research of practical value by faculty members in BMI’s international network of management educators. Baltic Management Institute

Ethical Principles and Economic Transformation

Jun Nishikawa, professor at Waseda University in Tokyo, published an insightful review on our book “Ethical Principles and Economic Transformation: A Buddhist Approach” in Journal of Global Buddhism. He uses examples from Japan and Bhutan to illustrate how Buddhist values are at work in economic and social life. Ethical Principles and Economic Transformation

On Responsible Ledearship in Richmond, Virginia

An interview has been published with Laszlo Zsolnai on the need for responsible leadership in business at The Jepson School of Leadership Studies, University of Richmond, Virginia, on April 17, 2013. Zsolnai is arguing that responsible leadership is badly needed in today’s business. Mainstream leadership practices are self-centered – both in the individual and collective sense. They produce largely negative impacts for nature, future generations and society. Responsibility requires that leaders consider all the relevant value… Read More »On Responsible Ledearship in Richmond, Virginia

TransAtlantic Business Ethics

In an article Hallvard Lyssand reports on the Seventh TransAtlantic Business Ethics Conference held on October 19-20, 2012 at the NHH – Horwegian School of Economics in Bergen, Norway. The TransAtlantic Business Ethics Conference series was initiated by Laszlo Zsolnai and George Brenkert (Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.)