John T. Ryan Jr. Professor Emeritus of International Business Ethics
- College or School
- Mendoza College of Business
- Year of Emeritus Status 2020
Georges Enderle is the John T. Ryan Jr. Professor Emeritus of International Business Ethics in the Mendoza College of Business and a concurrent Professor in the Keough School of Global Affairs as well as a Fellow of the Kellogg Institute for International Studies, of the Liu Institute for Asia and Asian Studies, and of the Nanovic Institute for European Studies at the University of Notre Dame. He conducts research on the ethics of globalization, wealth creation, business and human rights, and corporate responsibilities of large and small companies, with a focus on developments in China.
Professor Enderle has authored and edited 20 books and over 150 articles, and he serves on the Board of Advisors of several academic journals. He co-chaired the World Congress of Business, Economics, and Ethics 2000 in São Paulo, Brazil, and the subsequent Congress 2004 in Melbourne, Australia. A few selected works include his books Corporate Responsibility for Wealth Creation and Human Rights (2020) and Ethical Innovation in Business and the Economy (co-edited with P.E. Murphy; 2015) and his recent articles “How can business ethics strengthen the social cohesion of a society?” (2016) and “Corporate responsibility for less income inequality” (2018).
Professor Enderle is Co-Founder of the European Business Ethics Network and a former President of the International Society of Business, Economics, and Ethics (2001-2004). After gaining Masters in Philosophy (Munich), Theology (Lyon), and Economics, he earned a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Fribourg (Switzerland) and a Ph.D. in Business Ethics from the University of St. Gallen (Switzerland).