Case | HBS Case Collection | June 1990 (Revised November 1991)

Morality and Consequences

by Joseph L. Badaracco Jr.

Abstract

Consists mainly of excerpts from Utilitarianism by John Stuart Mill. Mill explains what utilitarianism is and gives his rationale for accepting it as a moral philosophy.

Keywords: Ethics; Moral Sensibility; Outcome or Result; Value;

Citation:

Badaracco, Joseph L., Jr. "Morality and Consequences." Harvard Business School Case 390-206, June 1990. (Revised November 1991.)