About the author

A noted ethicist, Thomas I. White is Founder and Director of IBECC: The International Business Ethics Case  Competition. He is also the Conrad N. Hilton Professor Emeritus of Business Ethics at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles.

Now living in Amherst, MA, he has written seven books–primarily on ethics. His  Socrates Comes to Wall Street, challenges the presuppositions about business that led to the 2008 meltdown and that continue to produce ongoing corporate scandals. White’s writings also include the pioneering In Defense of Dolphins and a number of articles which argue against the captivity of cetaceans by the entertainment industry. In connection with his work on dolphins, he is a Fellow of the Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics.

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