A noted ethicist, Thomas I. White is the Inaugural Conrad N. Hilton Professor of Business Ethics and Director of the Center for Ethics and Business at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles. He is Founder and Director of IBECC: The International Business Ethics Case Competition. A resident of Amherst, MA, he also teaches at Mount Holyoke College.
His most recent book, 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.