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Journal of Japan Society for Business Ethics Study (Nihon Keieirinri Gakkaishi) is published by the Japan Society for Business Ethics Study (JABES), founded on April 1, 1993. JABES is an independent, private and voluntary organization consisting of those academic as well as non-academic who are interested in the study of business ethics. Membership with JABES is available for those scholars, students, professionals and others from all disciplines associated with business ethics. The Society conducts an annual meeting in which papers of new research of the members are presented and discussed. The papers are peer-reviewed before presentation by the Program Committee and after the annual meeting the paper presenters are qualified to publish their presentation in a form of complete thesis, manuscripts of which are again peer-reviewed, in a journal Nihon Keieirinri Gakkaishi (Journal of Japan Society for Business Ethics Study). The journal articles are in Japanse with a brief abstract in English,which can be retrieved from CiNii (Citation information by National institute of informatics). Please visit LINK page of this web-site and search the articles of the Society by clicking CiNii and putting a key word JABES. The Society also publishes a newsletter, conducts bi-monthly study meetings, and organizes special study groups. As of June, 2013 there are ten such groups specialized in Philosophical Study, Business Conduct Study, Auditing/Governnance Study, Fact-finding Research, CSR Study, Business Ethics Education Study, Top-Management Ethics Study, Kansai Area Study Group, and Chubu (Nagoya) Area Study Group. The Society has a membership of 432 as of April, 2015. The language used in meetings and publications is almost exclusively Japanese and English translation is provided depending on the necessity of an occasion. For further details please send an e-mail to: or write to:

Japan Society for Business Ethics Study
8th Floor, Meisan Tameike Bldg.,
1-1-12 Akasaka, Minato-ku,
Tokyo 107-0053, Japan.



ISSN: 1343-6627



The library is in the process of submitting all the journal volumes of the Journal of Japan Society for Business Ethics Study from vol. 1/1994 to current.





Japan Society for Business Ethics Study




JABES has signed a Partnership Agreement with on October 10, 2012 all copyright is retained by the journal.


Website of Japan Society for Business Ethics Study

Subjects GlobeEthicsLib

  • Political ethics
    • Governance and ethics
  • Economic ethics
    • Business ethics
    • Ethics of economic systems
    • Labour/professional ethics
    • Trade ethics
    • Consumer ethics
  • Environmental ethics
    • Resources ethics