The Jewish Ethicist - Day Trader

I'm thinking of opening up a "day trading station" in my house.

From Bear Stearns to Bava Metzia

The five key lessons I learned from the sudden dissolution of my company.

The Jewish Ethicist - Costly Advice

Professionals are entitled to recompense for their advice.

The Jewish Ethicist - Sincere Apologies

My friend has unjustified resentment towards me. What should I do?

The Jewish Ethicist - Saving for Your Children

Children should be given a good start in life, but there is no need to provide for the forever.

The Jewish Ethicist - Click Fraud

I'd like to help out a struggling business. Can I click on his web ads in order to generate revenue for his site?

The War on Cancer

Dr. Yashar Hirshaut has dedicated his life to fighting -- and winning -- the battle.

The Jewish Ethicist - New Kid in Town

Should new residents get the same welfare benefits as veterans?

The Jewish Ethicist - Clever Cabbie

Don't let the driver take advantage of you – but don't take advantage of him either.

Wanted by the FBI

Meet Rabbi Cary Friedman, consultant on spirituality to the FBI's Behavioral Science Unit.

Emergency Care

Dr. Brian Schwartz's commitment to both his profession and his faith has earned him the respect of everyone whose life he touches.

The Jewish Ethicist - Suspicious Supplier

Give your client the benefit of the doubt, but steer clear of likely wrongdoing.

Women At Work

Let's get something perfectly clear: Jewish women work. One of my neighbors is a nuclear physicist. I'm a zoo veterinarian.

The Jewish Ethicist - Rebate or Kickback?

Can we keep rebates when we purchase on someone else's behalf?

Renaissance Fireman


The Jewish Ethicist - Full Disclosure

Customers deserve to know that a referrer gets a commission.

The Jewish Ethicist - Unfair Zoning

Prohibitive restrictions on development deserve compensation

The Jewish Ethicist - Price Fixing

Restraining trade is sanctioned only when it serves the public interest.

The Jewish Ethicist - Predatory Lending

Mortgage lenders are entitled to protection from sudden foreclosure.

The Jewish Ethicist - Flawed Freebies

Don't pressure a struggling business owner into providing free services.

Finding Meaning in Hollywood

I'm good at telling funny stories in 22 minutes. I can choose to attach holiness to that, or not.

The Jewish Ethicist - Careless Cashier

When returning the extra change will get the cashier in trouble.

The Jewish Ethicist - Off Target

Unrealistic targets are an invitation to unethical activity

The God Store

The spirituality of retail.

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