Beverly J. Kracher, PhD
Beverly J. Kracher, PhD

Beverly J. Kracher, PhD

Professor
Director, Business Ethics Alliance
Endowed Chair, Robert B. Daugherty Endowed Chair in Business Ethics and Society
Heider College of Business

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Marketing and Management

Position

  • Professor

Publications and Presentations

Books

  • Kracher, B., Stegeman, J., Ethinary., I Am The Air Press, 2011

Articles

  • "Ethical Twists and Turns", B2B Magazine, Summer 2017, 2017
  • "Interests in Conflict", B2B Magazine, Spring 2017, 2017
  • "Tough as Nails", B2B Magazine, Winter 2016, 2016
  • "Ethical Nudges", B2B Magazine, Fall 2016, 2016
  • Kracher, B., Shively, R., Tangdall, Sara. Cheif Compliance/Ethics Officer (CCO), The SAGE Encyclopedia of Business Ethics and Society, 2nd edition, 2016
  • Corritore, Cynthia L., Wiedenbeck, Susan, Kracher, Beverly J., Marble, Robert P. Online trust and health information websites, International Journal of Technology and Human Interaction (IJTHI), 8, 92-115, 2012
  • Marble, R. P., Kracher, B. J. Preliminary validation of a model for describing the ethical climate of a business community, International Journal of Society Systems Science, 4, 242-256, 2012
  • Marble, R. P., Kracher, B. J. Preliminary Validation of a Model for Describing the Ethical Climate of a Business Community, International Journal of Society Systems Science, 4, 242-256, 2012
  • Marble, R. P., Kracher, B. J. Preliminary validation of a model for describing the ethical climate of business community, International Journal of Society Systems Science, 4, 242-256, 2012
  • Kracher, B., Setting the gold standard: Greater Omaha Alliance for Business Ethics., Drake Management Review, 2 (1) , 20-25, 2012
  • Corritore, C.L., Kracher, B., Wiedenbeck, S., and Marble R.P., Foundations of Trust for e-Health. Chapter 2 in E-Health, Assistive Technologies and Applications for Assisted Living: Challenges and Solutions (Roecker, C. & Ziefle, M., Eds)., IGI Global: New York, 49-75, 2011
  • Kracher, B., and Pribilovics, A., Strengthening Organizational ethics Through Community Partnership. In Xiaohe Lu and Daryl Kohn (Ed.), Special Issues in Busienss Ethics Studies., Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences Press, 41-44, 2010
  • Kracher, Beverly, Martin, Kelly D. A moral evaluation of online business protest tactics and implications for stakeholder management, Business and Society Review, 114, 59-83, 2009
  • Marble, R. P., Kracher, B. J. Development of a model for describing the ethical climate of a business community., 20th annual conference of the international association for business and society, 12-16, 2009
  • Kracher, B., Marble, R. P. The significance of gender in predicting the cognitive moral development of business practitioners using the sociomoral reflection objective measure, Journal of Business Ethics, 78, 503-526, 2008
  • Kracher, B., Martin, K. A conceptual framework for online business protest tactics and criteria for their effectiveness, Business & Society, 47, 291-311, 2008
  • Kracher, B., Corritore, C. L. Is there a special E-commerce ethics?, Business Ethics Quarterly, 14, 71-94, 2004
  • Corritore, C. L., Kracher, B., Wiedenbeck, S. On-line trust: concepts, evolving themes, a model, International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 58, 737-758, 2003
  • Kracher, B. J., Corritore, C. L., Wiedenbeck, S. A foundation for understanding online trust in electronic commerce., Journal of Information, Communication and Ethics in Society, 3, 131-141, 2003
  • Wiedenbeck, S., Corritore, C. L., Kracher, B. Preliminary testing of a model for online trust, Asist 2002: Proceedings of the 65th Asist Annual Meeting, Vol 39, 2002, 39, 543-544, 2002

Publications

  • Marble, R. P., Kracher, B. J. Preliminary validation of a model for describing the ethical climate of business community., In proceedings of the 41st annual meeting of the decision sciences institute, 2431-2436, 2010
  • Marble, R. P., Kracher, B. J., Corritore, C. L., Wiedenbeck, S. Online trust and heath information websites., Proceedings of the Sixth Annual Workshop on HCI Research in MIS, Montreal., 25-29, 2007

Presentations

  • Builders (Omaha Young Entrepreneurs), "Blindspots and Ethical Decision Making"., 2017
  • Decision Making, Risk Management Association, 2017
  • Ethical Lens Inventory and Blindspots, Senior Ops, Peter Kiewit., 2017
  • Busting Blindspots, Omaha Chamber of Commerce, YP Summit., 2017
  • Panel member, Women Leading In Business, Women, Law, Business, and Philanthropy Conference., 2017
  • Blindspots, Compliance Managers, Peter Kiewit., 2016
  • Ethical Communications, Great Plains Government Finance Officers Association., 2016
  • Busting Blindspots, Union Pacific., 2016
  • Ethical Lens Inventory and Blindspots, Senior Ops, Peter Kiewit., 2016
  • Blindspots, Lamp Rynerson (also on September 28, 2016 and December 8, 2016)., 2016
  • Ethical Leadership, Health Care Compliance Association, Kansas City, Missouri., 2016
  • Kracher, B., "Blindspots", The Mayor's International Visitor Leadership Program., 2016
  • Blindspots, PRSA., 2016
  • "Why Data Viz is Everyone's Biz", Presentation at the Ethics and Compliance Officer Association Annual Conference, Dallas, TX., 2015
  • Greater Akron Chamber, 1st Annual Business Ethics Breakfast, Speaker, Facilitated discussion with Goodyear's Ethics and Compliance Officer, Lead Akron Alliance Planning Session, Akron, OH., 2014
  • "Business Ethics Best Practices." At the Connecting Silos Conference, Illinois University at Urban-Champaign., 2013
  • "Business Ethics as a Competitive Advantage." Hawassa University, Ethiopia. For 35 MBA students. For the Dean of the College, Dr. Fitsum Assefa., 2013
  • "A not-for-profit Business Ethics Alliance Approach." Presentation at the Colloquium on the Role of Ethics Centers, Association for Practical and Professional Ethics. San Antonio, TX., 2013
  • "City-level Business Ethics." International Society for Business, Ethics, and Economics. Annual Meeting. Warsaw, Poland., 2012
  • "How to Bring Ethics Into Business." Panel organizers and facilitator, Nick Baxter, First National Bank, Dale Gubbels, Firstar Fiber, Janyne Peek Emsick, Integrow. Conference on Values Inquiry. Omaha, NE., 2011
  • "Online Protests, Universal Values, and eDemocracy." International Arab Conference on e-Technology, Open Arab University, Kuwait City, Kuwait., 2010

Awards and Honors

  • Invitee, Advisory Board, Cary M. Maguire Center for Ethics in Financial Services, 2015
  • Top 100 Thought Leaders, Trust Across America, 2014
  • Ethics Scholar in Residence, Academy of Legal Studies in Business, 2013
  • Invited Participant, American College Forum on Ethical Leadership in the Financial Services Industry, 2013
  • Omaha Businesswoman of the Year, 2013
  • Scottish Rite 14th Degree Ceremony, 2011