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    Avoiding unnecessary suffering: Towards a moral minimum standard for humans' responsibility for animal welfare
    with Thomas Köllen
    Business Ethics, the Environment and Responsibility (4): 1-11. 2023.
    Animals are an important part of our social, economic and corporate world. Their wellbeing is significantly affected by the ways in which humans treat them. However, animals have long remained (and, indeed, continue to remain) effectively invisible in the business ethics and corporate responsibility discourse. This article argues in favor of the moral necessity of according animal welfare a higher priority in business. In line with most streams in both recent and traditional animal ethics, this …Read more