Pedro Francés Gómez

FiloLab Guarantor Researcher

Associate Professor-tenured, Department of Philosophy I, UGR

Member of the European Business Ethics Network (EBEN) Executive Committee

Website: http://wpd.ugr.es/~pfg/

Email address: pfg@ugr.es

Pedro Francés-Gómez is an Associate Professor-tenured at the Department of Philosophy I of the University of Granada. He is a member of the board of the Spanish chapter of the European Business Ethics Network (EBEN) and the editor of the EBEN Spain Newsletter. He is also a member of the EBEN’s Executive Committee. He is the author of several monographs and informational texts and the editor and co-editor of numerous publications in the fields of ethics, political philosophy and business ethics. Among his recent publications is the chapter “Social Contract Theories” in The Routledge Companion to Business Ethics (eds. Heath Kaldis and Marcoux, Oxford, 2018, pp. 96–113).

 

Areas of research

Theoretical and applied aspects of the social contract theory as the rationale of business ethics and corporate social responsibility.

Experimental methods as a basis for normative arguments in applied ethics, specifically, economic and social ethics.

Selected publications

[2019] Francés Gómez, Pedro. "Social Contract Theory and Business Legitimacy." Handbook of Business Legitimacy. Responsibility, Ethics and Legitimacy, edited by Jacob Dahl-Rendtorff. Cham: Springer.

[2019] González-González, José María, Francisco D. Bretones, Rocío González-Martínez, y Pedro Francés-Gómez. "The future of an illusion. Paradoxes of Corporate Social Responsibility." Journal of Organizational Change Management, vol. 32, no. 1. DOI: 10.1108/JOCM-01-2018-0018.

[2018] Francés-Gómez, Pedro. "Social Contract Theories." The Routledge Companion to Business Ethics, edited by Eugene Heath, Byron Kaldis, and Alexei Marcoux. New York: Routledge, pp. 96-113.

[2017] Bretones, Francisco D., José María González-González, Pedro Francés-Gómez, and Rocío González-Martínez. "Impacto de las tecnologías en los riesgos psicosociales en el trabajo." El Riesgo Tecnológico I, edited by Cristina Palma Conceição, and Marta I. González García. Madrid: Los libros de la catarata, pp. 107-123.

[2015] Francés-Gómez, Pedro, Marco Faillo, and Lorenzo Sacconi. "Experimental economics as a method for normative business ethics." Business Ethics: European Review, vol. 24, no. S1, pp. 41-53. DOI:10.1111/beer.12096

[2014] Granda Revilla, Germán, and Pedro Francés-Gómez. "CSR in Spain: Recent history and current direction." Forum Wirtschaftsethik Jahresschrift 2014, vol. 22, pp. 43-44.

[2014] Francés-Gómez, Pedro. "Nota sobre la evolución del concepto de responsabilidad empresarial." Dilemata. Revista Internacional de Éticas aplicadas, vol. 15, 51-67.

[2012] Francés-Gómez, Pedro. "Capitalismo kantiano y el modelo stakeholder: la necesidad de una ética empresarial de la justicia." Las Torres de Lucca. Revista Internacional de Filosofía Política, vol. 1, pp. 43-74.

[2008] Francés-Gómez Pedro, and Ariel Del Rio. "Stakeholder’s Preference and Rational Compliance: A Comment on Sacconi’s ‘CSR as a Model for Extended Corporate Governance II: Compliance, Reputation and Reciprocity’." Journal of Business Ethics, vol. 82, pp. 59-76.

Projects

"Business Ethics: Normativity and economic Behavior III: A New Social Contract (BENEB3)" (FFI2017-87953R)

"Business Ethics: Normativity and economic Behavior II (BENEB2)" (FFI2014-56391P)