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Answer the following questions. Be sure to define any key terms in each question or your answer and give specific examples of how these terms/concepts affect various stakeholders. Feel free to use the examples and case studies from class. 1. Methods, effects, and value of business accumulating vast amounts of personal data about their customers and potential customers 2. Should there be legal limits on the amount of money an individual, a corporation, or a labor union can contribute to the political campaigns of candidates for public office? Present arguments for your position, recognizing the strongest arguments of those who disagree. 3. Consider the following statement: “A CEO who rejects political involvement by the corporation he leads might well be accused of violating his fiduciary duties to shareholders, and his ethical duties to other corporate stakeholders, by foregoing vital opportunities legally and ethically available.” Provide arguments and concrete examples in support of this statement. 4. What are the five core rights of consumers? Explain and give examples 5. How can companies can target their corporate contributions strategically; use detailed example. 7. What is an Ecologically Sustainable Organization and how might businesses benefit from being ecologically conscious?