Carson E Young , Ph.D
- Assistant Professor
Office: Hartwell Hall 6 G
Spring 2023: MWF 11am-noon, W 1:15-2:15, or by appointment
Carson Young is an assistant professor in the Department of Business Administration at SUNY Brockport. He teaches classes in business ethics, sustainability, and management. He received his Ph.D from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School in 2019.
Young’s work explores philosophical questions related to business ethics, such as: What are the moral constrains on how business firms may pursue profit? In whose interest should business firms be managed? How do features of legal, political, and economic institutions affect the moral responsibilities of business? How should we understand what it means to be an ethical consumer?
Young’s work has been published in scholarly venues including Business Ethics Quarterly, the Journal of Business Ethics, and Business Ethics Journal Review.
PhD, Ethics and Legal Studies, University of Pennsylvania, 2019
MA, Philosophy, Georgia State University, 2014
BA, Philosophy & Economics, Swarthmore College, 2010
BUS 278: Environmental Ethics and Sustainable Business
BUS 366: Organizational Behavior
BUS 378: Business, Government, and Society
BUS 469: Management Topics Seminar
ECN499/HON380: Political Economy Reading Group
- Business ethics
- Corporate social responsibility
- Political economy
- Public policy