This decrease could cost businesses by preventing the best people from rising to the top to be managers, because these people could fear the wrongful attribution of liability for the acts of another.
1. How would you frame the issue and conclusion of this essay?
2. Is there relevant missing information in the argument?
Clue: What would you like to know before deciding whether the author is correct?
3. What ethical norm does the author appear to rely upon most heavily in making the argument?
4. Write an essay that someone who holds an opinion opposite to that of the essay author might write.
Clue: What other ethical norms could influence an opinion on this issue?