David Hess

David Hess

  • Associate Professor
Education
  • PhD University of Pennsylvania 2003
  • MA University of Pennsylvania 2000
  • JD University of Iowa 1995
  • BA Grinnell College 1992

Contact Information

Phone
(734) 763-9779
Email
Room
R4318
Research

David Hess is a Professor of Business Law and Business Ethics at the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.

He has taught courses on business law, business ethics, business and human rights, corporate social responsibility,  and negotiations. Professor Hess’s research focuses primarily on the role of the law in ensuring corporate accountability. His publications in this area have analyzed the use of non-financial reporting by corporations; efforts to combat corruption in international business; the link between corruption and business and human rights, and the role of compliance and ethics programs in creating more ethical corporate cultures. This research has been published in leading law, ethics, and management journals, and has been recognized with national awards, such as the Faculty Pioneer Award from The Aspen Institute. Professor Hess has also served as the Business Law section editor for the Journal of Business Ethics, and serves on the editorial boards of the American Business Law Journal and Business Ethics Quarterly.

Website: http://webuser.bus.umich.edu/dwhess/

 

Book Review: Research Handbook on Corporate Crime and Financial Misdealing

Authors
David Hess
Published Date
2019

Source

Business Ethics Quarterly
Volume: 
29
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
151-54

The Transparency Trap: Non-Financial Disclosure and the Responsibility of Business to Respect Human Rights

Authors
Hess, D.
Published Date
2019

Source

American Business Law Journal
Volume: 
56
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
5-53

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